Religious practices

Two worshipers and a security agent were killed at the Synagogue El Ghriba.

From the end of the afternoon, men, women and children began to arrive at the synagogue for a party that only ended close to midnight.

The Mayor of Lisbon, Carlos Moedas, was also present at the event – in the same way as in the previous year.

World leaders sent greetings for the holiday of Hanukkah, which began last Sunday.

The destruction of the Temple caused the Hakhel to cease to be practiced for many centuries.

The day before Yom Kippur is different from every other day of the year.