Recent Examples of prayer shawl from the Web
Under the management of the Western Wall Heritage Foundation, women are not permitted to read aloud from the Torah, or wear prayer shawls or sing there.
For 10 years a group of spiritual knitters and crocheters have met at St. Mary of the Falls parish and created prayer shawls.
Its collection includes letters, diaries, photos and religious items, like a frayed prayer shawl worn secretly by a prisoner at Auschwitz.
Popular images of Jewish men worshiping at the wall in prayer shawls and phylacteries show only a small stretch of the ancient retaining wall for the Temple Mount.
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PRAYER SHAWL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of prayer shawl for English Language Learners
: a shawl that is worn over the head or shoulders by Jewish men especially during morning prayers
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