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Old Jews in Mea Shearim. Israel, Jerusalem 

Jews quarter Israel, Jerusalem, Mea Shearim Qarter. Old Jews. Jes dis is the Holy Land.


This quarter is home to the most ultra orthodox of Jews, some so exteme in their views that thay do not recognise the modern State of Israel because it is not a theocracy. Here in a world unlike any other in Jerusalem, more reminiscent of the 19th century ghettos of Eastern Europe, a whole community lives, trying to avoid the march of time around them.