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Posted 15 July 2017 - 12:19 AM

05 JULY 2017 Last Updated at 3:22 PM

 

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Modi's Gift to Netanyahu: Ancient Jewish Relics from Kerala

 

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"Prime Minister Narendra Modi has gifted his Israeli counterpart Benjamin Netanyahu replicas of two sets of relics from Kerala, regarded as key artifacts of the long Jewish history in India.
 
Modi, who arrived in Tel Aviv yesterday for a three-day visit, presented the relics to Netanyahu at his home here."

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Posted 15 July 2017 - 12:21 AM

Unesco Resolution on Jerusalem Under Fire
 
The world heritage body passes a ruling condemning Israel for archaeological excavations in the Old City.
 
Lianne Kolirin
 
July 5, 2017
 
"Unesco has once again inflamed passions in the Jewish world after ruling that Israel is the “occupying power” of the Old City of Jerusalem.
 
The resolution, put forward by various Arab states, also condemned Israel for archaeological excavations in the Old City and reaffirmed previous UN resolutions denying the country’s claims to East Jerusalem."
 
 

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Posted 15 July 2017 - 12:23 AM

Excavations Of Late Roman Synagogue At Huqoq Continue To Yield Stunning Mosaics
 
 7/07/2017 10:00:00 PM
 
"A team of specialists and students led by University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill professor Jodi Magness has uncovered additional mosaic scenes in the Late Roman synagogue at Huqoq, an ancient Jewish village in Israel’s Lower Galilee. The new finds provide insight about daily life in the fifth century C.E. and expand the rich repertoire of mosaics already discovered decorating the floors of the building."
 

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Posted 16 July 2017 - 01:54 AM

Rivers of Israel 

 

JUNE 18, 2017, 10:14 PM

 

"The Land of Israel’s numerous rivers sustain life—human, animal, and plant—as they channel through valleys, mountain ranges, and deserts into larger watercourses, lakes, or the sea. The main river in Israel is the famed Jordan, into which many important headwaters and tributaries flow. Most of Israel’s watercourses are perennial or intermittent streams with considerably less volume output in seasons other than winter."

 

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Posted 16 July 2017 - 01:57 AM

 

Published on Jun 25, 2017
 
"This is a Sketchup model of the City of Ai as it may have looked at the time of the conquest as recorded in the book of Joshua, chapters 7-8. Based on information gathered from surveys and archaeological excavations conducted by Associates for Biblical Research from 1995 through 2016. I was a part of the May 2014 dig and worked with archaeologist Dr. Bryant Wood and surveyor Jerry Taylor afterwards to develop this model."

 

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Posted 21 July 2017 - 03:41 AM

Impressive 2,700-Year-Old Water System Discovered Near Rosh Ha’Ayin
 
By JNi.Media -  26 Tammuz 5777 – July 20, 2017
 
"An impressively large 2,700-year-old water system was recently exposed at Israel Antiquities Authority excavations near Rosh Ha-Ayin with the help of students majoring in the Education Ministry’s Land of Israel and Archaeology studies. The excavation precedes the construction of a new residential neighborhood initiated by the Ministry of Construction and Housing."
 

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