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        10/30/2012, Cheshvan 14, 5773

      First Mikvah Built in Har Gilo in 44 Years

      An event to dedicate the building of a new mikvah, or Jewish ritual bath, was held in Har Gilo on Monday evening. Minister of Religious Services Yakov Margi spoke at the event. Har Gilo is located in between the Jerusalem neighborhood of Gilo and the Gush Etzion region of Judea. It was the first mikvah built in the community in 44 years.