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UPDATE

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The latest fire managed to destroy all of what we had felt grateful to have been left with! Whatever we had salvaged from the first fire had been taken to the main office - books, CDs, a Mevelevi dervish habit and conical felt hat, some...

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New Aquisition

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New Acquisition – a silver TAS (breastplate) for a Sepher Torah. Several weeks ago I heard of the existence of what I thought then, might have been a Jewish silver artifact that was for sale in Heraklion. Had this been brought o my attention now it would...

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One Week After the Fire

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Overview of the past few days at Etz Hayyim – 6th – 15th January 2010 Our own situation here in Hania assumed a quite different dimension when news broke of the disaster in Haiti. Quite naturally our own problems became less of a burden when one...

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