The famous singer Madonna, it seems, is mourning with the Jews, marking Tisha b’av – mourning period in Jewish history, when it was destroyed First and Second Temples.
Queen of show business was published on his page in the social network «Instagram» a selfie where she is lying on the couch in pink lingerie. The signed as follows: «the Ninth of AV. This is the day when you do not need to leave your home. Lie in silence.» Whether it is to fast on this day, the pop diva said.
Recall that Madonna is born in a family of immigrants from Italy, is interested in Hebrew teachings of the Kabbalah and was a disciple of Rabbi Philip Berg, founder of the Kabbalah Centre in Los Angeles.
«I am not an adherent of any religion, and studying various rituals and worldview, and find a connection between them. I have not converted to Judaism, but I have studied Kabbalah and much of what I do is related to the Jewish religion. I read the Torah every Saturday, I know some prayers, and my son celebrated a bar mitzvah. But all these rituals are included in one concept, which can be called the tree of life and Israel, not to Judaism,» said Madonna in an interview with the newspaper The Independent.
A few weeks ago, the singer has published in his blog a photograph taken inside the synagogue, with the caption: «Know before whom you stand. Shabbat Shalom!», the website of the newspaper The Jerusalem Post.