The Call of a Shofar Blown in Auschwitz

Shofar blowing is often being pre-recorded this year for virtual ceremonies. For this purpose, the shofar blown in Auschwitz that is on view in the Auschwitz. Not long ago. Not far away. exhibition was recently blown by Museum Trustee Herbert Block, with his son Isaac serving as makri, in the Museum’s Garden of Stones. In a recent blog post, watch the shofar recording and read Herbert and Isaac’s thoughts on the experience.

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