Yoman Geva 443, 1969

Coronation of Ovadia Yosef as the Sephardic Chief Rabbi of Tel Aviv

1969
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Ovadia Yosef is crowned Tel Avivs chief Sephardic rabbi. Yosef is driven around town on his inauguration day as children waving flags on the side of the road. In the Great Synagogue, a ceremony takes place with a shofar blowing and in the presence of the heads of state and the rabbinate.

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