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Israeli Kids Discover 1,600-Year-Old Gold Coin in Galilee

By |April 16th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

1,600 years after the edict of the Emperor Theodosius II led to the abolishment of the post of the Nasi prince of the Sanhedrin, a group of school students found rare evidence reflecting this dramatic moment in Jewish history. In February 2019, four ninth-grade students on a navigation hike in the fields alongside the Zippori stream [...]

On Holiday’s Eve, Western Wall Stones Inspected for Stability, Notes to God Removed

By |April 3rd, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The periodic inspection of the stability of the Western Wall stones was carried out Tuesday night and Wednesday morning by the Western Wall Heritage Foundation. The foundation does a thorough inspection of the Wall twice a year, ahead of Passover and Rosh Hashanah. The inspection includes the Western Wall stones, Wilson’s Arch covered area, and the [...]

1,000 Ancient Letter Seals Found in Beit Guvrin National Park

By |September 17th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Who possessed an archive of more than a thousand letters some 2,200 years ago, and why did they abruptly abandon it? A rare and fascinating discovery at Tel Marsha, located at the biblical city of Maresha, in the foothills of the Judaean mountains, has evoked the imagination of many archaeologists. It offers evidence of the existence [...]

Dead Sea Scrolls Discovery Reveals Hidden Script

By |May 2nd, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , |

New discovery: advanced imaging technology – developed especially for the Dead Sea Scrolls and located at the Scrolls’ conservation labs of the Israel Antiquities Authority – revealed script that could not be seen until now. During the 1950s, tens of thousands parchment and papyrus fragments written 2000 years ago and belonging to approximately 1,000 different manuscripts were discovered [...]

The Most Spectacular Mosaics Exposed in Israel

By |October 20th, 2017|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

The cornerstone of the Shelby White and Leon Levy Lod Mosaic Archaeological Center was laid on Thursday in a festive ceremony that included Lod Mayor Yair Ravivo, Israel Antiquities Authority Director Israel Hasson, and Shelby White, rated by Forbes as one of America’s top 50 givers and the women behind the establishment of the center. The [...]

Canaanite Fortress Discovered in the City of David

By |July 14th, 2017|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Excavations around the Gihon Spring in the City of David have uncovered a massive 3,800-year-old fortress. Called the “Spring Citadel” by archaeologists, the discovery is part of a 19-year excavation led by Professor Ronny Reich of the University of Haifa and Eli Shukron of the Israel Antiquities Authority. This enormous 18th-century B.C.E. structure that isolates and protects the [...]

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