March 9th, 2012

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Tahara Blog: David ben Baruch

I usually do these when I get home to decompress, put my thoughts in order, and contemplate the spiritual experience, but was too exhausted last night. For those unfamiiar, tahara (lit: purification) in this context means the Jewish ritual of washing the dead for burial. Below the cut for those who may be squeamish on this topic, although it is not terribly graphic. It also turned out much longer than expected.

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