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Orthodox Jewish man walks in the Old City of Jerusalem during Passover, on April 17, 2014.
Orthodox Jewish man waves a white chicken over his head as he reads a prayer in Mea Shearim, Jerusalem on September 21, 2015. It is a part of the traditional Kaparot ceremony ahead of Yom Kippur, the Jewish Day of Atonement and the holiest day of the Jewish calendar.
Orthodox Jews collect spring water during the sunset for the traditional Jewish rite of Mayim Shelanu (water which has “slept over”) outside Jerusalem, on March 31, 2015.
Orthodox Jewish men pray at the Western Wall just after Yom Kippur in the Old City of Jerusalem, on September 23, 2015.
Dressed-up Jewish child watches Orthodox Jewish men dance to celebrate Purim at Mea Shearim in Jerusalem, on March 6, 2015.
Orthodox Jews leave after collecting spring water during the sunset for the traditional Jewish rite of Mayim Shelanu (water which has “slept over”) outside Jerusalem, on March 31, 2015.
Orthodox Jewish men pray during Sukkot at the Western Wall in the Old City of Jerusalem, on September 30, 2015.
Jewish boy licks a lollipop among Orthodox Jewish men at the Western Wall in the Old City of Jerusalem, during Purim, on March 6, 2015.
Orthodox Jewish men dance around a bonfire during a celebration marking Lag BaOmer at Mea Shearim
in Jerusalem, on May 6, 2015.
Orthodox Jewish man stands by lit candles to mark the seventh night of Hanukkah at Mea Shearim in Jerusalem, on December 22, 2014.

As an ancient ethnic group, Jewish people have their own calendar, in which there are many significant festivals. The main Jewish festivals include Yom Kippur, Sukkot, Passover, Purim, Lag BaOmer and Hanukkah, which are deeply related to Jewish history and religion.