July 23, 501- A violent earthquake rocked the Land of Israel, completely destroying the city of Acco (Acre).

 

1488- 16 Jews were burned to death in Toledo, Spain. 

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לך לך (Lech Lecha)

 

 

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Today is

Yom Shishi, 10 Cheshvan, 5779

Friday, October 19, 2018

 

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