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The Turning Point to Life in the Garden of Freedom was inaugurated on May 14, 2017, accompanying the celebration of encounters between the Jewish Chabad congregation from Karlsruhe and locals.

Link:  10 minute film of the inauguration (in German)

Link: 
Press release (Focus local) about the inauguration


Lag baOmer 2017 - Walk into the Tree of Life
The guests on their way into the Tree of Life at the centre of the Garden of Freedom.


Mordeshai Mendelson and Eloas Lachenmayr
Guests, Rabbi Mordechai Mendelson and the German bard Eloas Lachenmayr.


Setting of the Turning Point
The Rabbi placed the Turning Point at 2:00 p.m., the new centre of the Rose of Shalom with the inscription Chai“ (Life). He inaugurated the Turning Point and blesses this site with a reading of psalm 126.


Rainbow above the Garden of Freedom
Then, at 3 p.m., there was a heavy rain and then a full rainbow towards Jerusalem appeared on the horizon above the (Jerusalem) Peace Memorial.





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