Israel , Mount Meron , Religious Women Are Lightning Candles At The Hillula ( A ...
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Description: Israel , Mount Meron , Religious women are lightning candles at the Hillula ( a celebration day ) for Rabbi Simeon bar Yohai at Lag Baomer in Meron mountain , near Tzefat , the burial place of Rabbi Simeon bar Yochai and his son , Rabbi Eleazar ben Simon . hundred of thousands of people come each year to celebrate with lighting fires , candles , singing and feasting . May 22 , 2008 .