Photo Credit: Mendy Hechtman/FLASH90

The caption under this picture, from our image provider, Flash90, reads: Ultra Orthodox Jews practice Capoeira, a Brazilian martial art that combines elements of dance, acrobatics and music, on the streets of Jaffa-Tel Aviv. December 02, 2013.

Mendy Hechtman/FLASH90

I can see they’re dancing, I can see they’re acrobats – but what part of these images shows me they’re Ultra Orthodox Jews?


I was thinking, to qualify as Ultra Orthodox Jews doing acrobatics, it should look more like this:


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Yori Yanover has been a working journalist since age 17, before he enlisted and worked for Ba'Machane Nachal. Since then he has worked for Israel Shelanu, the US supplement of Yedioth,,, Lubavitch News Service, Arutz 7 (as DJ on the high seas), and the Grand Street News. He has published Dancing and Crying, a colorful and intimate portrait of the last two years in the life of the late Lubavitch Rebbe, (in Hebrew), and two fun books in English: The Cabalist's Daughter: A Novel of Practical Messianic Redemption, and How Would God REALLY Vote.


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