15. "Workman repairs walls of Masada": Judean Desert.
The notion of repairing, like returning, is central to Jewish thought. These concepts are reiterated each Rosh Hashanah (New Year), for example. So for me, the eloquent gesture of golden sand streaming through this workman's hands as he repairs Masada, a place Jews return to because it resonates with resistance and freedom, seems especially apt.
Masada is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Located on an...more »