Whereas visiting the Western Wall is at the moment out of the query for these outdoors of Israel, Israel’s Ministry of Tourism is attempting to make it as simple as doable for individuals who are far-off to nonetheless depart their prayers and desires on the Wall.
Eyal Carlin, the tourism ministry’s tourism commissioner for North America, instructed Journey and Leisure, “Whereas Israel continues to be closed to worldwide journey, we needed to create a significant means that folks will be impressed and join with the non secular websites which can be plentiful in our nation. The Western Wall (or “Kotel,” in Hebrew) is a vital piece of Jewish custom, and it additionally attracts vacationers from all faiths. We need to make it accessible for individuals who aren’t capable of go to in individual proper now, so we created a portal for folks to ship their private notes.”
To depart a message, prayer, or want, simply put up it on-line between October 19 and October 21, and somebody will place it within the wall for you. The ministry will put up your notice on the Go to Israel Fb web page as soon as your eNOTE has been positioned within the wall itself.
The Western Wall is one in every of Israel’s most well-known and sacred websites, with many making pilgrimages to wish there.