Walking the Manhattan Eruv

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An eruv is a ritual jewish enclosure made for the purpose of allowing activities which are normally prohibited on Shabbat, specifically allowing carrying things between private and semi-private domains, like using a walking stick, or pushing a stroller.

I walked the nearly 50 kilometres in Manhattan, trying to follow the route of this wire, circling the island.

Babak Fakhamzadeh

Founder SWS Online Jury 2022 SWS Online Jury 2023

Babak was working in ICT4D before it had a name (2001), never really left it, and knows how to throw together a pretty mean combination of a wide array of programming languages, both frontend and backend. He brought photomarathons to Africa (2007) and won ...

Near Manhattan, New York, NY, USA

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