Marion Fischel: Sukkot: Searching for etrougs in Morocco’s ancient grove

Marion Fischel writes of Rabbi Yashar Levy’s exciting trip to investigate Souss Etrogs in the Anti-Atlas Mountains in Morocco, presumably planted after the destruction of the First Temple period by Jews who carried cuttings with them from Israel. Over the past 150 years, there has been much dialog among rabbinic authorities as to the kosher status of these etrougs today.

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