Hands-On

Shavuot celebrates the giving of the Torah. In honor of Shavuot Oneinfocus shoots in 770 -Lubavitch World Headquarters for this photo:
Hands-OnG-d gave the Torah with His right hand. Kabbalah teaches that the right symbolizes kindness.Leading with our right hand, we implement the teachings of the Torah, performing deeds of kindness and increasing peace in the world.
See inside 770 during the Rosh Chodesh service…______The Torah comes out of the ark and children run to greet it:Children Cherish the Torah!
Resting on the Torah is the royal crown – ‘Keter’ in hebrew:The Crown of the Torah
The Torah is raised high for all to see:Raising the TorahThe Torah is returned until next time:Returning the Torah to the ArkThis weeks photos were shot at the central Chabad synagogue in Crown […]

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Say ‘Cheese’

On Shavuot we celebrate the giving of the Torah. In honor of the festival, Oneinfocus is excited to present a photo taken by Michoel in Rotterdam, Holland a few months ago.
Say 'Cheese'The dairy foods we eat on Shavuot remind usof the loving generosity with which a mother nurtures her baby.With infinite love and generosity G-d gave us the Torah,allowing us to transcend our limitations and connect to our Creator.
Behind the photo:No complicated photography technique here. Just one important aspect: consent! Before taking the photo, I approached the street vendor selling the cheese and asked his permission to photograph.Wishing you a happy and inspirational Shavuot!Michoel and Sarah

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