Bashahr Persian Community
Tour the neighborhoods of Shevet Tzedek and Neve Shalom exploring the Shiraz and Bushehr Persian communities in Jerusalem. Hear the story of the community which succeeded, against all odds, to recover from poverty and hunger and establish neighborhoods and synagogues.
Guide: Akiva Sygal
*Tour does not include a visit to the museum exhibit
*Tour on September 22 will also include a tour of Selichot customs of the community, then and now, and an introduction to their Selichot piyyut poems.