Ashkelon has over 3,800 years of history.
Framework used to pinpoint site involves historical records, archaeological remains, and environmental studies.
Though this story is most closely associated with the fast of Tisha Be’Av, the saddest day in the Jewish calendar, [...] its enduring appeal no doubt lies in its profound optimism.
The cauldron of anger and dissatisfaction mixed with messianic hope was beginning to boil; soon it would erupt in serious outbreaks of violence throughout the land.
We, exactly 100 years later, who are undergoing our own extended tumultuous period of the Three Weeks of mourning, must remember how far historically the Jewish people have come
The treatment, known as Bald's eyesalve, is simple compared to modern medicine, and is made from onion, garlic, wine and bile salts.
Every generation has its own barns, whose stock is the source of its national resilience. We have a supreme obligation to protect them against those who would set them afire to promote their ideology
To this day, the day that marked this destruction, the 9th of Av in the Jewish calendar, has been a day of fast and mourning.
Up to 99% of the microbes, dating back to the age of dinosaurs, that were found encased in the sediment survived despite having essentially no nutrients for all that time.
In total, 76 employees were laid off, 71 of which were part of the education staff and five others being part of retail, marketing and visitor services.