Friday night in Jerusalem



Friday night in Jerusalem

As I typed this I was sitting on a cobbled floor in Jerusalem outside the wailing wall, it was yesterday which was Friday night……

It is moments before the bringing in of the sabbath (this is meant to be the most spiritual time) the air is electric, yet at the same time there is a serene calmness, and while I am not Jewish or even really religious to witness a moment like this is once in a lifetime.

The crowds of people, the joy in the air, the intensity is hard to explain yet it is something I had to stop for a moment to try to capture my feelings into words.

Different countries, cultures, beliefs all together for one moment in time. No judgement (apparent anyway) just a feeling a sense of being a part of something bigger than yourself.

One night, one moment in one holiday.
One Friday night, different from all the others. Friday night in Jerusalem a once in a lifetime experience.




About Lou Schwarz

I am a traveller at heart.I dream about travel- of exploring the world and meeting new people. When I am not dreaming or travelling; I work in communications and media and I also teach body balance group fitness classes. I live my life trying to motivate and inspire people through fitness, doing one thing a week that scares me, and unleashing my creativity as frequently as I can. When I am not getting my zen on through teaching I am constantly attract ridiculous things and people into my life and I wouldn't have it any other way. I hope you enjoy my two blogs -or at least one of them :)

Posted on July 27, 2013, in NEW POSTS and tagged , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.

  1. Great photos and enjoyed your post!

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