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Israel Photography by Yoav Cohen

+ Behind the Image

The name Ruhama can be translated as mercy, רחמים, and the name of Kibbutz Ruhama is derived from the biblical verse

"And I will have mercy upon her that had not obtained mercy" 

(Hosea 2:23)"

In winter it is often refered to as the 'Tuscany of Israel', with its rolling hills and epic sunrises. Traveling south during summer, the Ruhama Badlands are usually not on the must see map of photographers. 

This image, as well as Ruhama Badlands #1, shows the landscape of this little known secret in the off season - where the golden brown lands of harvested fields, resting before their next crop, lie alongside the natural vegetation and landscape of the northern Negev.

Gentle, quiet, exquisite. The Ruhama Badlands are pure natural beauty in any season. 

+ Availability

Limited edition, series of 10 original artist proof prints.

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Ruhama Badlands 2

Negev Desert

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