Friday, October 29, 2010
Dr. Israel Eldad's 100th Birthday Commemoration
The family of Dr. Israel Eldad commemorated the 100th anniversary of his birth last Sunday at the Begin Center.
The event opened with Greetings by Professor MK Arye Eldad; Herzl Makov, Head, Begin Center; and
Yair Stern, Chairman, Lechi Veterans' Association.
There were three lectures by:
Prof. Yehuda Friedlander on "Uri Tzvi Greeneberg and Eldad, Prophesizing in the Camp";
Roni Eldad-Shasha on "The Presence of Rabbi Shimon Bar-Yochai in Eldad's Writing";
Rabbi Benny Lau (substituting for Dr. Micha Goodman) on "The Vision of the Divine Chariot [Ma'aseh Merkava] of Rav Kook".
The Musical Interlude was provided by Karni Eldad.