Jerusalem

Mayor with the Golden Touch

Uri Lupolianski, mayor of Jerusalem, has an even bigger claim to fame. An Aish.com exclusive.

Rebuilding the Temple

We must feel the pain of exile if we have any hope of reversing it.

The Temple and Jewish Unity

Why was the Temple destroyed? The Talmud says: Because of baseless hatred amongst Jews.

What You See When Looking At the Wall

A detailed description of the fences, gates, and hills surrounding the wall.

Liberation of the Wall

In June 1967, Jews from all over the World were electrified that the Wall was once again in our hands.

Western Wall: Yesterday and Today

What we see today is only a small portion of the actual Wall.

Mystical Secret of the Western Wall

Through the centuries, one symbol of the Jewish People has miraculously remained intact: the Western Wall.

Six Reasons Why The Wall Is Holy

The Western Wall is at the root of the Jewish nation.

The Story of Jerusalem

The cherished history of Jerusalem, based on ancient Jewish sources.

A Time to Weep

We avoid pictures from the Holocaust because we don't want to cry. But only tears open all the gates of heaven.

A Home for the Soul

The Temple Mount arouses Jewish passions like no other issue. Here's why.

Jerusalem and Her Lovers

January 2001: a cross-section of hundreds of thousands of Jews gather to express their love for Jerusalem.

Loving and Losing Jerusalem

Jerusalem's Old City and Temple Mount – the focal point of Jewish destiny – is in danger of being relinquished.

Siege of Jerusalem

The Tenth of Tevet marks Nebuchadnezzar's siege of Jerusalem 2,500 years ago. What is the message for us today?

Jerusalem: Jewish and Muslim Claims to the Holy City

Jerusalem is at the center of the Arab-Israeli conflict. What are the spiritual, historical and political claims – from both sides?

Why Jerusalem Matters

For millennium of exile, Jews always turned toward Jerusalem. What memory were they eager to preserve?

Tears on Tisha B'Av

It's a dynamic that transcends generations: Tisha B'Av and the future of Jerusalem are inextricably linked.

Fighting for the Jewish Quarter

Talk about dividing up the Old City stirs memories of the Jewish Quarter which was destroyed by Arabs in 1948.

Heart of the Nation

At the mass rally on January 8 in Jerusalem, the most powerful words came from Avital Sharansky, who'd led an international struggle for the release of her husband, Soviet refusenik Natan Sharansky.

Jerusalem In My Heart

Peace is the noblest of aspirations, but can one always say, "Peace at any price"?

Forgetting My Right Hand

How can we forget Jerusalem, a concept inextricably attached to who we are as Jews?

Jerusalem: City of Peace

Being in Jerusalem is the fulfillment of the hopes and prayers of millions of Jews over the generations.

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