A torah scroll is raised as Holocaust survivors pray during their Bar Mitzvah ceremony in Ashkelon

 
A torah scroll is raised as Holocaust survivors pray during their Bar Mitzvah ceremony in Ashkelon
A torah scroll is raised as Holocaust survivors pray during their Bar Mitzvah ceremony at a synagogue in the Israeli city of Ashkelon May 17, 2012. On Thursday, seven survivors of the genocide celebrated the traditional Jewish coming of age ceremony normally marked at the age of 13. REUTERS/Baz Ratner (ISRAEL - Tags: SOCIETY RELIGION)