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No Such Thing as Too Much Frum Capoeira

No Such Thing as Too Much Frum Capoeira

Photo Credit: Nati Shohat /FLASH90

The Haredi Hayat brothers doing the Capoeira, a Brazilian martial art that combines elements of dance, acrobatics and music, on a rooftop overlooking the Old City of Jerusalem and the Dome of the Rock.

They teach more than 200 students in their Dojo (training room). The brothers work in an effort to promote the martial arts in the Haredi community in Israel.

And this image could pass for a photo-montage:

Photo by Nati Shohat /FLASH90

Photo by Nati Shohat /FLASH90

About the Author: 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, JCN18.com, USAJewish.com, 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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