Thousands gather at rabbi's tomb for Lag Ba'Omer

By JPOST.COM STAFF
May 21, 2011 21:56

 
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Tens of thousands of worshipers gathered at the tomb of Rabbi Shimon Bar-Yochai in the Upper Galilee to celebrate Lag Ba'Omer Saturday night.

3,000 police officers and 30 Magen David Adom officials were on hand to oversee the safety and security of the event.

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