Sunday, 19 August 2012

brachot 18

respect the dead. watch them. walk with them. don't mock them with the objects of living prayer

because they feel pain.
and they know the conversations that take place behind the curtain.

(for english translation of this talmud page see here)

(this drawing is an adaption of Cheselden's praying skeleton from his 1733 Osteographia)

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