Photo of the Day

October 12, 2019

Sun's Day

Jewish men celebrate Birkat Hachama, or Blessing of the Sun, at the Western Wall in Jerusalem. The celebration happens once every 28 years, marking when the sun returns to the point it inhabited on the first day of its creation. This photo was submitted to Your Shot, our photo community on Instagram. Follow us on Instagram at @natgeoyourshot or visit us at for the latest submissions and news about the community.
Photograph by Alon Ershov, National Geographic Your Shot

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