Journeys and Israel Torah Cover

Private Commission

A famed Israeli poet penned, “Wherever we go as Jews, we are traveling to Jerusalem.”  Jerusalem is central and sacred to our life cycle events and holidays, and pivotal to the Jewish people. The theme of the modern rebuilding of Israel and the modern state of Israel predicated upon Jews returning home are found throughout this intricate design. Explore the magic carpet of Mizrahi Jews finding security in Israel, the throne representing the Jews of Ethiopia as they came to Israel and the images of the Old City Walls and the Jordan River

Journeys and Israel Torah Cover - Siona Benjamin