Nero of the East - in Cartoon
Hat tip: a commenter on my last post, via Rotter:
|Caption in top-right corner reads "Nero of the East"|
I don't know who the cartoonist is, but I verified with an Arabic-speaking coworker of mine Meisi'ah Lefi Tumo that the caption reads "Neiron of the East". (Nero=Neiron as we see in Gittin 56a.)
Over this past summer, the web was buzzing with the quote from Otzar Midrashim p. 556, which says that when you see the Nero of the East fall in Damascus, the Salvation will come to Israel, and Mashiah Ben David will come...