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The New Jerusalem of Gold

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“Jerusalem of Gold” Lyrics and music by Naomi Shemer “Jerusalem of Gold” (Yerushalayim Shel Zahav) is a popular Israeli song written by Naomi Shemer in 1967. The original song described the Jewish people’s 2000-year longing to return to Jerusalem; ...

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Mount Arbel

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Mount Arbel, Arbel National Park and Arbel Nature Reserve Mount Arbel is a wonderful park for nature lovers to hike and a challenging climb for extreme sports, a station on ...

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Faces of the Western Wall

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Faces of the Western Wall Faces of the Western Wall taken on July 19th 2012. Note the importance of the cell  phone even on this holy spot. See how everything ...

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The Generations Center

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The Generation Center (Sharsheret Ha Dorot – שרשרת הדורות) A new permanent exhibit called “The Generations Center” has recently been opened near the Western Wall. Visitors will enjoy a moving ...

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The Western Wall Tunnels

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  The Western Wall Tunnels (Minharot Ha Kotel – מנהרות הכותל) All of these amazing portholes to the past can be seen at the Western Wall Tunnels, which is why ...

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Temple Mount

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 Temple Mount – הר הבית At least four religions are known to have used the Temple Mount: Judaism, Christianity, Roman paganism, and Islam. Today the Temple Mount, a walled compound within the Old City ...

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Shiloh (Biblical City)

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Tel Shiloh – Shiloh (Biblical City)   Shiloh – Basilica Ancient Shiloh Shiloh was an ancient city mentioned in the Hebrew Bible. Its site is at modern Khirbet Seilun, south of ancient Tirzah and ...

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The Western Wall

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The Western Wall (Wailing Wall) The Western Wall is a surviving remnant of the Temple Mount in Jerusalem, which was destroyed by the Romans in 70 CE. The Temple was ...

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Dome of the Rock

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The Dome of the Rock The Dome of the Rock is a 7th-century edifice located in Jerusalem. It enshrines the rock from which Muḥammad is said to have ascended to ...

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