On October, 5, Monday, in the Nizhny Novgorod synagogue there were 4 ceremonies for adults and one for a baby of 8 days accordingly to a Jewish tradition. The baby was born in the family of Svetlana and Evgeny Kushners on the Day of Judgement.
Also a ceremony of circumcision was done for young people of the Youth Club and for one adult. The moel of rabbi of Shai Shofit arrived specially from Moscow for this. After the rite all assembled for a traditional meal in the succah in the yard of the synagogue. Supervisor of the baby was the rabbi of Menachem Rabinovich, the baby was called Yakov Zalig in honor of his two grandfathers. Youths take them the names of Akiva, Ron, Ruben and David.
"Translated by Mark Gart".