Got an opportunity to visit Jerusalem and Bethlehem during the Christmas season in 2015. Some clicks... continue reading
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New Jerusalem Monastery called architectural icon. This monastery is the likeness and the collective image of the Holy Land. When you enter through the main gate of the monastery, it seems that you can see the whole city from a high hill. The monastery stands on the river Istra, which surrounds it on three sides. In the XVII century, during the construction of the monastery, the river Istra was called Jordan. Mikhail Lermontov visited the monastery several times. Poet interested... continue reading
I need some help: Who wants to add photos about "Historical Jerusalem"? I am looking for photos for my collection that have to do with the historical background of the city of Jerusalem, e.g. old buildings and monuments, models of old structires etc. Thanks for any help! continue reading
I am not religious, but I fell in love with this place.You can see many different type of Christian churches, architecture styles and meet pilgrimsfrom all world in the Church of the Holy Sepulchre (Golgotha).This church is situated in the Jerusalem Old City. The decision to place the church here was made by saint Helena about 300 AD. There is catholic part, Greek orthodox part, Armenian church, Byzantine part, walls with crusader's signatures, Franciscan Convent etc.Visit this place is... continue reading
I took this image of a man praying during passover week.If you visit Jerusalem remember to wear pants if you are a man and a long skirt if you are a woman.All need some kind of head covering (ball cap, or skarf).Wear comfortable shoes because you are going to be doing a lot of walking.Photography is not allowed during the sabbath.I was able to shoot pictures with my black lens, but as soon as I pulled out a white L lens I was hassled and asked to stop. continue reading
With the occasion of a general assembly of a engineering association, I had the opportunity to visit the Holy Land in March this year. The first three days we spentthem in Haifa, enjoying only the views over the city from the hotels on Mont Carmel and endless meetings and seminars at Techion University. Just a few hours before of our departure we had the chance to go as down as the Baha'i temple and gardens for visiting. I was surprised to find out for the first time about the Baha'i faith and religion... continue reading
I have visited Israel twice now. Both times for a month. Not for any religious aspirations, but to experience the archaeology and history of the country.Israel offers diversity in many respects, including its people and landscapes. Drom the Negev Desert in the south to the forests and abundant water to the north at the foot of the Lebanon mountains.I wanted to get onto the Mount of Olives which overlooks the Temple Mound to get a good shot of Jerusalem, when I encountered an Arab who had just... continue reading
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