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Or Shalom’s new cemetery

By Dodie Katzenstein Originally published in the Jewish Independent Or Shalom Synagogue celebrated a major milestone on Oct. 15 with the dedication of its new cemetery. In March, after four years of discussions with the City of Vancouver, the synagogue signed … Continue reading

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Community Meeting Notes – Or Shalom Cemetery

About 50 Or Shalomniks gathered Wednesday night to hear about the halacha around burial practices in Jewish Cemeteries and learn from Rabbi Hannah and Rabbi Susan about new and old history of Jewish practice. Our next community meeting regarding policy around the … Continue reading

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