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The traditional religious rite—the Brith Milah—of circumcision as practised by Jews; it is performed by the 8th day of life, not by a physician, but rather by a mohel, pron moil
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Hovering above the aperture is the flowing volume of the refectory, while to the left (south) is the gently curved wall of the RESOWI library, the smooth glass facade of which is heavily striped by bands of brises soleil.
The huge volume of the forum is controlled by a system of opening lights and velaria which are automatically operated by sensors of the external climate.(6) The internal and external brises soleil are further modifiers of the environment.