Pre-Passover conservation work begins at the Western Wall 

February 23, 2021 by  
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Every six months, before Passover and the High Holy Days, Western Wall Heritage Foundation engineers and Israel Antiquities Authority conservators conduct thorough inspections of the 2,000-year-old Western Wall stones at the prayer plaza to ensure visitors’ safety. Read more

When a rock falls in a plaza . . .

July 29, 2018 by  
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In ancient times, people looked to portents involving the heavens and earthbound events in order to try to understand the baffling world in which we live, as well as to discern the will of their Creator…writes Jonathan S. Tobin. Read more

Prince William at Western Wall: ‘May the God of Peace Bless this Region’

June 29, 2018 by  
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Prince William, the Duke of Cambridge, visited the Western Wall in Jerusalem on Thursday, as he concluded a a five-day Middle East tour that also took place in Jordan and the Palestinian territories. Read more

BJE Boys lay tefillin at the Kotel

December 12, 2014 by  
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NSW Board of Jewish Education boys on a visit to Israel at the Kotel. Read more