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        1/27/2014, Shevat 26, 5774

      Talit of Survivor Returns to Auschwitz

      Shlomo Yom Tov Haupt survived the Holocaust miraculously. He did this by hiding his prayer shawl in secret places like milk chocolate wrappers and colorful fabric, and "Taking every opportunity to pray," as he said. "G-d kept saving me again and again in more and more fantastic ways."

      To show his gratitude for the amazing experiences, Haupt decided to send the shawl with MK Uri Ariel to Auschwitz, "Say the Kaddish in this holy object for the benefit of our lost Nation, so the death of our brothers was not in vain." 

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