Daily Israel Report
Show More

OpEds

Start a blog

Blogs Zion's Corner

You, Too, Can Visit Tel Shiloh

By Batya Medad
5/12/2010, 12:00 AM

First of all, Chag Sameach, Happy Jerusalem Day.

In the above picture, you can see Jerusalem's lightrail trolley train in action.  OK, it's just a "rehearsal," but it gives us a taste, whiff of the future.

Just in case you don't read this to the end, I'd like to remind you that Friday is Rosh Chodesh Sivan, and G-d willing there will be Women's Prayers at Tel Shiloh.  Please let others know about it.  You can drive or take Egged public transport to Shiloh.  If you're going by public transport, please let me know, thanks.

Rosh Chodesh Sivan

Tel Shiloh

Friday, May 14, 2010

9:30am

תפילת נשים תל שילה ראש חודש סיון

יום ו'

14-05-2010

09:30

As usual, the reminder that I blog more frequently and on a greater variety of topics on my other blogs, Shiloh Musings and me-ander.  Please visit and tell others about them.  Of  course, you're welcome to comment there, too.  And now for the main attraction:

You, Too, Can Visit Tel Shiloh

Today we had visitors to Tel Shiloh, the AFSI tour.  Helen Freedman brings groups on a regular basis to Israel and gets to Shiloh whenever she can.

Tel Shiloh Tel Shiloh Tel Shiloh

One of the participants, and not the first time with AFSI to Shiloh, was the legendary Glenn Richter, who led SSSJ the Student Struggle for Soviet Jewry.  My husband and I were part of the movement from the middle 1960's until our aliyah in the summer of 1970.

I'll be back down at Tel Shiloh for Women's Prayers, G-d willing, on Friday Rosh Chodesh Sivan, May 14, 2010.  Join us please, and tell others about it!

Rosh Chodesh Sivan
Tel Shiloh
Friday, May 14, 2010
9:30am
תפילת נשים
תל שילה
ראש חודש סיון
יום ו' 14-05-2010
09:30

 

The Tel is open to tourists all weekdays. For more information, email telshilo@gmail.com  or call 02-994-4019