Chagall Windows

The Chagall Windows at the synagogue of the Hebrew University’s Hadassa Medical Center are probably one of the attractions you don’t want to miss when visiting Jerusalem.  The twelve stained glass windows represent the twelve tribes of Israel. His artwork was inspired by Genesis 49 (Jacob’s Blessing) and by the Midrash.

Reuben  ראובן – Simeon  שמעון – Levi  לוי – Judah יהודה

Dan דן – Naphtali נפתלי – Gad גד – Asher אשר

Issachar יששכר – Zebulon זבולון – Joseph יוסף – Benjamin בנימין

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