Judaism

The Chanukah Story

Chanukah involved a battle between the massive Greek army and a band of Jewish soldiers, who emerged victorious against all odds. The war between the Maccabees and the Greeks began near Emaus, located near Latrun and the Ayalon Valley. In addition to being the site of...

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Raiders of the Lost Menorah

Students trace the history of Jerusalem through the eyes of the Menorah (candelabrum), among the oldest symbols of Judaism. Its tale encompasses three millennia, beginning in the Temple in ancient Jerusalem and concluding at the Knesset in modern Jerusalem. The...

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