Talgat Tadzhuddin photo: home of Gershon Kogan on Facebook
Supreme mufti of Russia Talgat Tadzhuddin on the Congress of the Federation of Jewish communities (FJC), dedicated to the 20th anniversary of the organization, tried yarmulke — traditional Jewish headwear for men. Stills published in his Facebook account, the press Secretary of the chief Rabbi of Russia Gershon Cohen.
In the pictures the mufti bale holds his turban.
VII Congress of the Federation of Jewish communities of Russia held in Moscow on Tuesday, January 28. To him attended by the Chairpersons of the community, the rabbis of the 140 cities in the country, as well as officials, representatives of charity organizations, figures of culture and art. The Congress will adopt resolutions on social issues.
Earlier in January, the FJCR President Alexander Boroda said that living in Russia Jews are not enough rabbis and synagogues. According to him, every year the Jewish educational institutions produce from five to ten rabbis, however this is not enough. He lamented that such a situation is currently observed in Moscow, where about half a million Jews.
Video, photo All from Russia.