History

Rabbi Abraham ben Levi Conque, Kabbalist of Hebron

26.3.17, 17:00

Jewish life was exciting and tumultuous in 17th century Hebron.

King David in Hebron

5.1.17, 11:27

Hebron served as David's capital and was the site of dramatic events in the days of the Jewish kings.

How Shimon Peres Helped Restore Hebron

28.9.16, 09:45

Shimon Peres was instrumental in re-establishing the historic Avraham Avinu synagogue and neighborhood in Hebron.

Adam and Eve in Hebron

26.9.16, 12:49

The world's first man and woman had a connection to Hebron, and are buried in the Tomb of Machpela.

Shimon Bar Kochba and Hebron

25.9.16, 19:44

The Bar Kochba revolt took place in and around Hebron.

Nahmanides in Hebron

15.9.16, 16:52

The Ramban, one of Jewish history's most important scholars, had an important connection to Hebron.

Ariel Sharon: Every Jew Must Understand What's at Stake in Hebron

31.8.16, 16:37

"Every Jew must feel as if he himself is about to be exiled from Hebron."

This Date in History: Harry Potter Killed on Road to Hebron

24.7.16, 17:32

Real-life British soldier Harry Potter is buried in Israel.

Rabbi Avraham Yitzchak Kook and Hebron

13.7.16, 14:01

The Chief Rabbi's fiery speech at the 1929 massacre memorial inspired many, as did his refusal to shakes hands with a British official.

VIDEO: Caleb Visits Hebron

24.6.16, 09:48

Joshua and Caleb were in the minority of the twelve scouts in encouraging the Jewish nation to return to the Land of Israel.