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Temple Mount in Jerusalem, Israel. Home to the Dome of the Rock and the Al-Aqsa mosques and sight of the first and second jewish temples - May 2009

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King Solomon's Temple 953 BC. Built by King Solomon , David's son, following the detailed instructions by God Himself. It was destroyed by the Babalonians, rebuilt and destroyed a second time by the Romans in 70 AD

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Beneath King Solomon's Temple - 1870 London Illustrated News But it wasn't until 1973 that a concerted attempt was made to reveal the first House of the Lord - the Temple of King Solomon. The archaeological project was led by Prof. Benjamin Mazar of the Hebrew University, with field architect Dr. Leen Ritmeyer. To their astonishment, in the floor of the Holy of Holies above was the carved rectangular depression (48 inches by 31 inches), where the Ark of the Covenant once stood (1-Kings…

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beautiful Jerusalem. "Visit our website: or contact us: Baltimore Office: 443-563-1485 Washington DC: 202-495-0999 Maryland Office: 301-685-1185 San Francisco Bay Area: 415-660-9999"

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Western Wall and Dome of the Rock Mosque, Jerusalem, Israel

Israel - Jerusalem, Tel Aviv, Eilat, Mount Masada, Golan Heights, the Galilee, Safed, Sderot, Judean Desert, the Dead Sea, the Red Sea, Katzrin, Gaza, the Jilabun, Ein Gedi, Ein Avdat, Mount Arbel

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Daigo-ji Temple (醍醐寺)

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Archaeologists discover 3,000 year old reservoir used by pilgrims on their way to Temple Mount in Jerusalem

The ancient cistern found in Jerusalem: Archaeologists date this back to the times of the 'First Temple', up to 3000 years ago

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