Members of the Samaritan sect cover a traditional oven with mud during a traditional Passover sacrifice ceremony on Mount Gerizim, near the West Bank city of Nablus

 
Members of the Samaritan sect cover a traditional oven with mud during a traditional Passover sacrifice ceremony on Mount Gerizim, near the West Bank city of Nablus
Members of the Samaritan sect cover a traditional oven with mud during a traditional Passover sacrifice ceremony on Mount Gerizim, near the West Bank city of Nablus May 4, 2012. The Samaritans, who trace their roots to the biblical kingdom of Israel in what is now the northern occupied West Bank, observe religious practices similar to those of Judaism. REUTERS/ Nir Elias (WEST BANK - Tags: RELIGION)