Huffington Post has a slide show containing 50 stunning synagogues. for those interested in architecture, click here to view them.
Speaking about prayer, in an article titled Israel MPs mull Jewish prayer at al-Aqsa site, aljazeera writes, "The compound, which once housed the Jewish temples, is the holiest site to Jews and the third holiest in Islam." Thanks for acknowledging that the Temples were once housed at the site.
Speaking about thanks, I was impressed with Senator Joe Lieberman's expression of thanks and Hakarat Hatov for the Sheluchim and the Lubavitcher movement which have assisted him in various ways during his career. Click on my last post, Kinus Hasheluchim, to learn more.