FAST DAY: 17th Day of Tammuz The seventeenth day of the month of Tamuz is the start of a 3 week mourning period for the destruction of our 2 holy Temples. The Western Wall is all that remains today. Wishing all who are fasting an easy & meaningful fast. Source: […]
#Love #אהבה As night falls in Jerusalem’s Old City, unique and beautiful lights cover the Old City walls for the annual Jerusalem Light Festival. During this time, the Damascus Gate outside the city and the city’s ancient architecture and walls shine with dramatic projections, light statues, performances and pieces of […]
HRH Prince William, Duke of Cambridge (The Royal Family) visits the Western Wall today, on the final day of the first ever, official British royal family visit to Israel. Source: United With Israel/ Hillel Maeir TPS — at Western Wall.
Check out the latest post by National Geographic: Photo by Stephen Wilkes. The Western Wall, Wailing Wall,or Kotel known in Arabic as Al-Buraq Wall, an ancient limestone wall in the Old City of Jerusalem. I photographed during Sukkot. Over 100,000 people flocked to the wall for Priestly Blessing.
Andy Cohen visits Yad Vashem: World Holocaust Center, Jerusalem for the first time and his message is powerful.
Andy Cohen visits Yad Vashem: World Holocaust Center, Jerusalem for the first time and his message is powerful. “This is my first visit to Yad Vashem… It was absolutely incredible, unforgettable and very emotional, I’m completely overwhelmed. Even if you think you know, there are points of entry that will […]
Bravo Andy Cohen! (see what I did there) #israel#realhousewivesofjerusalem
Mazal of the Day: Bravo’s Andy Cohen at the Western Wall today in Jerusalem, Israel
HISTORIC EVENT! The United States Embassy moved today to Jerusalem, the capital of Israel. Welcome: U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem United States Embassy in Jerusalem, Israel
#JerusalemDay Yom Yerushalayim, Jerusalem Day at the Western Wall, Israel. Source: Sharon Gabay – Art Photographer
This day in 1967, the Israeli paratroopers broke through Jerusalem in the 6-day-war ending decades of oppression against Jews in the Holy City. Here in this iconic photo, the three paratroopers who were photographed standing at the Western Wall are pictured together again 50 years later. Am Yisrael Chai! ?? […]
“When a Jew visits Jerusalem for the first time, it is not the first time; it is a homecoming.” – Elie Wiesel Jerusalem, Israel
70 Photos of Israel by Bentzi Sasson We know you LOVE ISRAEL ! Now let’s see how well you know her .. In honor of Israel’s 70th Birthday, Humans of Judaism has partnered up with GO Kosher Travel and photographer Bentzi Sasson. Together, we have selected 70 Photos, from 70 […]
SPOTTED: Birchat Kohanim, the Priestly blessings at the Western Wall today, Happy #Passover ✡️ חג פסח שמח Source: Israel Police – משטרת ישראל — at הכותל המערבי – Western Wall.
HAPPENING NOW: “Live from the kotel (Western Wall) now- never been happier to be home after a life changing trip to Poland ???” – Simone Tassler
HAPPENING NOW: “Live from the kotel (Western Wall) now- never been happier to be home after a life changing trip to Poland ” – Simone Tassler
Western Wall employees remove millions of handwritten notes from between the ancient stones. The notes are placed in a repository in accordance with Jewish law, with the laborers – working under the supervision of Western Wall and Holy Sites Rabbi Shmuel Rabinowitz – taking care to not read their content. […]
#ShavuaTov! 800 Jews from around the world at JLI – The Rohr Jewish Learning Institute Land and the Spirit tour, enjoying a musical #havdalaoutside the old city walls at the Jaffa Gate in Jerusalem. Source: Bentzi Sasson
#JerusalemMarathon this morning in Israel Did you or someone you know run in this year’s marathon? Tag them in the comments! Source: GO Kosher Travel via Bentzi Sasson
You know it’s almost #Purim when… Transformers are spotted at the Western Wall Purim: Begins Wednesday at Sundown
Guinness World Records: The largest Megillah The largest Megillah is 19.59 m² (210.87 ft²), created by Itzhak Shayer (Israel) in Rishon LeZion, Israel, on 13 March 2017. This Megillah was created so that all attendees in the synagogue would be able to read the scroll. Megillat Esther, the book of […]
Noted. Source: Taglit-Birthright Israel
#SuperMoon over Jeruslaem Source: The Israel Project
Source: Humans of the Old City
Source: The Israel Project
“75 years ago my father was crammed in a ghetto from which he would soon escape only to be hunted from the country of his birth.”
“Today, during Channukah, my son was called to Torah before what remains of our Temple in the reestablished Jewish State – Israel. “Ti-kon Beit T’fi-la-ti V’sham To-da N’za-bei-ach” – Restore my House of Prayer and there we will bring a thanksgiving offering. #NesGadolHayaPo #AmYisraelChai #Shehechiyanu#TearsOfJoy”
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Source: Sharon Gabay – Art Photographer — in Jerusalem, Israel.
Source: Moshe Schlass
Sharon Gabay Born in JERUSALEM, ISRAEL Sharon’s work is part of the landscape on Humans of Judaism, it is an honor to share his photos. Sharon Gabay, photographer and graphic designer. Born in Jerusalem. 15th generation in the city. With a unique perspective of the city photo. Places an emphasis on the way […]
The Hurva Synagogue, is a historic synagogue located in the Jewish Quarter of the Old City of Jerusalem.
The synagogue was founded in the early 18th century by followers of Judah heHasid, but it was destroyed by Muslims a few years later in 1721. The plot lay in ruins for over 140 years and became known as the Ruin, or Hurva. In 1864, the Perushim rebuilt the synagogue, […]