Western Wall

A note left in the cracks of the Western Wall; a few worshippers braved the cold to pray there.
The political is personal, too

By LINDA AVITAN
27/06/2019
Nikki Haley visits Western Wall in Jerusalem

The former U.S. ambassador to the U.N. is in the country ahead of a press conference.

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
26/06/2019
New discovery in Jerusalem's City of David: 2,000-year-old pilgrimage road

The City of David has already changed Jerusalem. A new discovery there opening soon will change the way Jews connect with their past in a way never seen before.

30/06/2019
Chilean President visits Western Wall, Yad Vashem

Pinera is on a three day visit to Israel and is scheduled to meet with both Israeli and Palestinian Authority politicians.

French Imam Hassen Chalghoumi visits the Western Wall
French Imam in Jerusalem: Anti-Zionism is antisemitism

Hassen Chalghoumi is currently leading a delegation of French and Belgian Muslims in Israel to improve Muslim-Jewish ties.

Thousands flock to the Western Wall in a festive morning prayer to mark Jerusalem Day
Thousands flock to holy sites for Jerusalem Day prayers - watch

Thousands of Yeshiva students from all over the country arrived for a festive prayer at the Western Wall plaza.

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
02/06/2019
The crowd at the Western Wall.
750,000 people visit Western Wall since start of Passover

The number of visitors is larger than in previous years..

By ZACK EVANS
25/04/2019
priestly blessing
100,000 visit Western Wall for Priestly Blessing

The public priestly blessing takes place twice a year in Israel, during Passover and on Sukkot.

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
22/04/2019
Notes to God emptied from the Western Wall (August 28, 2018).
Prayer notes removed from the Western Wall in preparation for Passover

At the conclusion of the work, Rabbi Rabinovitch prayed for all those who wrote notes in order for their wishes to be fulfilled.

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
12/04/2019
Kotel politics

The Western Wall, outside Judaism’s holiest site the Temple Mount, has long been held hostage by the intersection of political interests.

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