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Safed banking on Rosh Hashanah visitation by Madonna

Tour organized by the Los Angeles-based Kabbalah Centre

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/up_front/article/safed_banking_on_rosh_hashanah_visitation_by_madonna_20070831

When it comes to spirituality, Safed lacks nothing. But the Israeli mountain town (also spelled Tzfat) has been struggling economically since last year's war with Hezbollah. That's why local tourism authorities are hoping a Rosh Hashanah visit by the Material Girl will bring real material benefits to its 30,000 residents. Madonna, returning to Israel for the first time since September 2004, plans to visit Safed - the world center of Jewish mysticism - along with Jerusalem, the Golan Heights and other points of interest as part of a tour being organized by the Los Angeles-based Kabbalah Centre.

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