Ruth Caroline ( Carrie ) Ben Shammai

 

nee Rozenheim

Image is courtesy of - http://avatarmeherbaba-israel.com/
Image is courtesy of - http://avatarmeherbaba-israel.com/

Born : 9th December 1902 - Frankfurt A/M, Germany

Died : 27th October 1986 - Israel

Married : 1948 - Dr. Meir Hilel Ben Shammai

Father : Rabbi Yaacov Rozenheim

Nationality : Israeli

LM ; Vol.13-14, p 4988
LM ; Vol.13-14, p 4988

Longchamps Restaurant, Manhattan House, New York - 22nd July 1956.

Meher Baba is pointing to a lit candle.

Harry Kenmore is standing next to Carrie.

Carrie standing on the left of Meher Baba at the Myrtle Beach Centre, SC.
Carrie standing on the left of Meher Baba at the Myrtle Beach Centre, SC.

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Myrtle Beach S.C. : Carrie is standing on Baba's left
Myrtle Beach S.C. : Carrie is standing on Baba's left

Tree planting ceremony on the Meher Center, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

 

Meher Baba is watching Eruch Jessawala ( crouching ) & Meherjee Karkaria ( shoveling ) help Elizabeth Patterson ( holding sapling ) plant it. Carrie Ben Shammai ( red dress ) is watching the ceremony along with many others. Images taken from a film that Charmain Duce took at the time. Images courtesy of Michal Namo Sivan.

 

 1 ) Courtesy of LSLP
1 ) Courtesy of LSLP
Carrie with Etzion Becker - Photo courtesy of - http://avatarmeherbaba-israel.com/
Carrie with Etzion Becker - Photo courtesy of - http://avatarmeherbaba-israel.com/
 2 ) Courtesy of LSLP
2 ) Courtesy of LSLP
1956 : Delmonico Hotel. Dr Kenmore is next to Carrie.
1956 : Delmonico Hotel. Dr Kenmore is next to Carrie.