After being buried on the Mount of Olives, in Jerusalem he loved so much, a special event is held in memory of the philanthropist who contributed greatly to the Jewish people and the State of Israel.
Tonight (Thursday), the last Shiva day of the late Sheldon Adelson, a special community event is held in his memory, which includes memorial services, study and prayers.
The memorial event was held in a joint effort of several organizations, who invited their communities to pay tribute to those who contributed greatly to the Jewish people and the State of Israel.
The evening will include, among other things, remarks by President Reuven Rivlin, close friends and family.
In addition, Jewish texts will be studied around the legacy of giving that the late Adelson left behind.