‘Shades of Light’

GIVING OF THE LAW—At left, Susana Rubinstein holds her daughter, Daniella Vasquez, 23, during “Shades of Light,” a Shavuot program held June 8 at Temple Adat Elohim in Thousand Oaks. Vasquez said about the embrace: “I’m going to Israel for three months. I’m going to miss my mother.” Above, the American Jewish University Choir and Temple Adat Elohim Chorale sing during the festival. Shauvot, typically held in May or June, marks the day when God gave the Torah to the Israelites on Mount Sinai.&nbs...

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