Did you know? Have you ever tried sending a letter to God, Jerusalem?
IN NO PARTICULAR ORDER: Revised December 1, 2018 Andy Cohen June 2018/ Photo: Andy Cohen Prince William June 2018/ Photo: The Royal Family Jerry and Jessica Seinfeld & Family January 2018/ Photo: Jessica Seinfeld Conan O’Brien August 2017/ Photo: Conan O’Brien Justin Timberlake May 2014/ Photo: Justin Timberlake Mariah Carey […]
🕎🔜 Chanukah preparations are underway in Jerusalem. The Chanukiah was delivered to the Western Wall today ahead of the upcoming holiday which begins this coming Sunday night. Source: @western_wall_news
It is extremely meaningful to be here right now. 5 years ago pretty much to the day, my brothers flew with my fathers body to Israel for a 2nd funeral and burial. There was a man in the back of the Israel funeral that my brothers did not know. It […]
✡️📝 Posted on the Wall. As promised, I printed out all of your prayers, from comments here and on Facebook, private messages, emails and special requests. Each note was carefully folded and placed in the cracks firmly! Thank you for trusting me as your messenger, may everyone’s prayers be answered.
♥️ This. “Tell Aaron and his sons, This is how you are to bless the Israelites. Say to them: “The Lord bless you and keep you; the Lord make his face shine on you and be gracious to you; the Lord turn his face toward you and give you peace. […]
#BirkatCohanim at the Western Wall #CholHamoed Happy Sukkot #ChagSameach Source: Bentzi Sasson View this post on Instagram 👉🏽 Swipe for More #BirkatCohanim at the Western Wall #CholHamoed 🍋🌿 Happy Sukkot #ChagSameach 📷 @bentzis 🌎 Jerusalem, Israel 📰 Everyone Has A Story, What's Yours? 📧 firstname.lastname@example.org 📱 www.humansofjudaism.com #⃣ #humansofjudaism A […]
Rabbi Shmuel Rabinovitch and Western Wall maintenance workers clean the holy site, prior to Rosh Hashanah and remove #prayer notes left in the cracks of the wall. Additonally, officials from the Israel Antiques Authority inspect the structural integrity of the wall by checking for cracks and movement in the higher […]
Source: @gonahmias StandWithUs
Of course the first stop on my trip to Israel had to be my favorite place in the entire world, the Western Wall. It occurred to me that this might be a good opportunity to connect with Humans of Judaism followers. The thought was to go live at the Western Wall […]
#mood Source: Noam Chen – Photographer | נועם חן – צלם
♥️ Have a Good Week #shavuahtov Source: Sharon Gabay – Art Photographer
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: […]
#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! ?? […]
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
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 […]
“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”
View this post on Instagram 🕎 Last night at the Kotel #HappyChanukah #ShabbatShalom 🎁 Click bio link for Chanukah Gift Guide 🌎 Western Wall, Jerusalem Israel 📰 Everyone Has A Story, What's Yours? 📧 email@example.com 📱 www.humansofjudaism.com #⃣ #humansofjudaism A post shared by Humans of Judaism (@humansofjudaism) on Dec 15, […]
Source: Moshe Schlass
“I’m not a religious person, but to touch a wall that has been visited by so many people from different backgrounds who each brought their different hopes, dreams, and sorrows, was enough to move even the least spiritual person.” – Anna French
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Source: Simone Tassler
Happy Sukkot #ChagSameach Source: Bentzi Sasson
Source: JerusalemOnline, GPO Photo by Mark Neyman
“My niece age 3 with her older cousin at the Kotel for the first time to celebrate the Bar Mitzvahs of their cousin’s and older brother’s respectively.”
We will continue to teach the history of Israel and it’s eternal capital Jerusalem from generation to generation ❤“ – @chevonblumberg
SPOTTED: Bar Mitzvah boy at the Kotel, who traveled from the United States to read from the Torah for the first time this morning.
Mabrook, Mazal Tov, Congratulations: Elie Esses!