A Wine-Oasis in the Israeli Negev Desert
Pop open a bottle from one of these Israeli desert wineries and you will taste and feel something truly special. The desert breeze...the warm sun by day and ...
Judea - Hadrian in Judea - Hadrian - BBC
In this amazing BBC documentary, historian Dan Snow explains how the Jewish people attempted to rise against Roman Emperor Hadrian, with bloody battles follo...
Judean Desert - Flying over the desert
Sunrise photos of Masada, the Dead Sea, and return over Jerusalem and the Temple of the Rock.
Judea
35°18′23″E / 31.69889°N 35.30639°E / 31.69889; 35.30639Judea or Judæa (/dʒuːˈdiː.ə/; from Hebrew: יהודה‎, Yəhuda Yəhûḏāh, Greek: Ἰουδαία, Ioudaía; Latin: IVDÆA...
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Negev
The Negev (Hebrew: הַנֶּגֶב, Tiberian vocalization: han-Néḡeḇ , Arabic: على النقب‎ an-Naqab) is a desert and semidesert region of southern Israel. The region's largest city and admin...
Negev - Wikipedia
Babylonian captivity
The Babylonian captivity (or Babylonian exile) is the period in Jewish history during which a number of Jews of the ancient Kingdom of Judah were captives in Babylonia. After the Battle of Carchemish ...
Babylonian captivity - Wikipedia
Zin Desert
The Wilderness of Zin/Desert of Zin (Hebrew: מדבר צין‎, Midbar Tzin) is a geographic area mentioned by the Torah as containing Kadesh-Barnea within it; and it is therefore also referred to as th...
Intertestamental period
In Christianity, the intertestamental period was the period of time between the writings of the Hebrew Bible and the Christian New Testament texts. Traditionally, it is considered to be a roughly fou...
Eilat Mountains
Eilat Mountains (Hebrew: הרי אילת) is a term for a Mountain range in south of Israel, within the southern Negev.The mountains are named after the nearby city of Eilat and the biblical name of the city...
Eilat Mountains - Wikipedia
Negev Bedouin
The Negev Bedouin (Arabic: بدو النقب‎, Badū an-Naqab; Hebrew: הבדואים בנגב‎ Habeduim Banegev) are traditionally pastoral nomadic Arab tribes living in the Negev region in Israel.From 1...
Negev Bedouin - Wikipedia
11 points in the Negev
11 points in the Negev (Hebrew: 11 הנקודות‎, 11 HaNekudot) refers to a Jewish Agency plan for establishing eleven settlements in the Negev in 1946, prior to the establishment of the State of Is...
11 points in the Negev - Wikipedia
Blueprint Negev
Blueprint Negev is a Jewish National Fund (JNF) project to construct new Jewish communities in the Negev region of Israel and boost Jewish settlement in the region.
The last large-scale developmen...
Blueprint Negev - Wikipedia
Solomon's Temple
According to the Bible, Solomon's Temple, also known as the First Temple, was the Holy Temple (Hebrew: בֵּית־הַמִּקְדָּשׁ‎: Bet HaMikdash) in ancient Jerusalem, on the Temple Mount (also known a...
Solomon's Temple - Wikipedia
Liman irrigation system
A Liman (from Greek λΐμήν) in Israel is the name for an artificial earthen construction used to collect floodwater by damming a desert wadi. The runoff water is slowed down by the dam, thus flooding a...
Liman irrigation system - Wikipedia
Bedouin
The Bedouin (/ˈbɛdʉ.ɪn/, also Bedouins; from the Arabic badw بَدْو or badawiyyīn/badawiyyūn/"Al Buainain بَدَوِيُّون, plurals of badawī بَدَوِي) are an Arab ethnocultural group, descended from nomads ...
Bedouin - Wikipedia
Herodian Dynasty
The Herodian Dynasty was a Judean dynasty of Idumaean/Edomite descent. The Herodian dynasty began with Herod the Great, who assumed the throne of Judea, with Roman support, bringing down the century ...
Israeli Air Force Museum
The Israeli Air Force Museum is located at Hatzerim Airbase in the Negev desert.The museum was established in 1977 and has been open to the public since 1991. The museum displays a variety of Israeli ...
Israeli Air Force Museum - Wikipedia
Jesus
Jesus (/ˈdʒiːzəs/; Greek: Ἰησοῦς Iesous; 7–2 BC to 30–33 AD), also referred to as Jesus of Nazareth, is the central figure of Christianity, whom the teachings of most Christian denominations hol...
Jesus - Wikipedia
Maccabees
The Maccabees, also spelled Machabees (Hebrew: מכבים or מקבים‎, Maqabim; Latin: Machabi or Machado; Greek: Μακκαβαῖοι, Makkabaioi), were the leaders of a Jewish rebel army that took cont...
Maccabees - Wikipedia
Talmud
The Talmud (/ˈtɑːlmʊd, -məd, ˈtæl-/; Hebrew: תַּלְמוּד talmūd "instruction, learning", from a root lmd "teach, study") is a central text of Rabbinic Judaism. It is also traditionally referred to as Sh...
Talmud - Wikipedia
Herodian kingdom
The Herodian kingdom of Israel was a client state of the Roman Republic from 37 BCE, when Herod the Great was appointed "King of the Jews" by the Roman Senate. When Herod died in 4 BCE, the kingdom wa...
Herodian kingdom - Wikipedia