Mark I Chester photo of the day
Mark I Chester studio  1229 Folsom St./SF  415-621-6294 

June 11, 2011   

    
 

photo of the day 6/11/2011 -photo Mark I Chester
male identified lesbian in the ritual process of putting on a tallis. At this point in the prayer the tallis literally envelops the person saying the prayer.  But the leather gloves indicate that this is not just a normal religious act, but one that combines the ritual identity and the sexual identity into one.

For those who don't know, a tallis is a ritual prayer shawl worn by observant jews during some services and other religious observances..