Tens of Thousands Attend Birkas Kohanim at Kosel

YERUSHALAYIM -
Thousands of Kohanim at the annual Birkas Kohanim, Wednesday morning at the Kosel. (Yonatan Sindel/Flash90)

Tens of thousands of people gathered at the Kosel Wednesday morning for the traditional mass Birkas Kohanim event, held on Chol Hamoed of Pesach and Sukkos, on the first day of Chol Hamoed for the Diaspora.

(Hamodia Staff)

Thousands of police and soldiers were on duty to prevent attacks on the mispallelim, and baruch Hashem, no security events were reported.

(Hamodia Staff)
(Hamodia Staff)
(Hamodia Staff)
During Hallel at the Kosel. (Yonatan Sindel/Flash90)