Essaouira: Moroccan Jews Mark Festival of Rabbi Nessim Ben Nessim – MAP

  . Maghreb Arab Press (Essaouira, Morocco, May 19, 2014) — The Moroccan Jewish community marked the annual festival of Rabbi Nessim Ben Nessim over the weekend in the Aït Bayyoud village, province of Essaouira. Pilgrims from Morocco and abroad came to Essaouira to participate in this festival, which opened in the presence of the Essaouira province governor, Jamal Makhtatar, head of the Ulema provincial council, Mohamed Menguitte, head of ...