130-year-old testimony to Jewish life in Silwan, Jerusalem

An annotated picture of Shiloah (Silwan) found in the British Library's Endangered Archives collection.Lenny Ben-David, 12/14/2015, 9:45 PM

Jewish women of the Orient 100-150 years ago

Commemorating the 850,000 Jews expelled from Arab countries after the establishment of the Jewish state.Lenny Ben David, 12/2/2015, 10:08 PM

Bringing the Holy Land to America

Mark Twain's travels set the scene for an exhibition and reproductions.Lenny Ben David, 11/23/2015, 11:42 AM

Mystery Photo from Ottoman Archives

See a long procession of Jews of Ashkenazic and Sephardi extraction and British soldiers walking together - to where? why? when?Lenny Ben David, 11/18/2015, 6:27 AM

100 year old photos of the Cave of the Patriarchs

Hevron's Cave of the Patriarchs will be packed this weekend, Parashat Chayei Sarah. Here is how it once looked.Lenny Ben David, 11/6/2015, 12:00 AM

'Welcome painting' of Jews arriving to Ottoman Empire in 1492

This beautiful painting was posted by the Ottoman Imperial Archives.Lenny Ben David, 10/29/2015, 10:31 AM

Hansen's Hospital for Lepers in Jerusalem (1900's)

Photos from the daughter of the Talbieh neighborhood hospital's in house physician.Lenny Ben-David, 10/21/2015, 12:59 AM

The Sukkot Festival and Hoshana Rabba - 100+ Years Ago

Aussie at Kotel (we apologize for the quality of the photo), Sukkot in Samarkand, Jews at the Kotel in kittels on Hoshana Rabba.Lenny Ben David, 10/4/2015, 7:14 AM

In Pictures: Rosh Hashanah in NY - 100 Years Ago

Photos of praying, going to prayer, promenading, Tashlich - and even a New Year's nap.Lenny Ben David, 9/18/2015, 2:40 PM

Blowing the Shofar in 1879 - with some Anti-Semitism Thrown In

Meet the now-defunct American Society for Suppressing the Jewish Race.Lenny Ben-David, 9/13/2015, 6:11 AM

Why Was a Nazi Flag Flying from a Jerusalem Hotel in the 1930s?

Jaffa Gate was once too small for carriages and boasted a restaurant that later turned into a hotel down the road.Lenny Ben David, 8/31/2015, 1:49 PM

Previously Unknown Photos Taken from 1867 to 1910s

A Major 19th Century Photo Collection Rescued and Digitized by the British Library's Endangered Archives Program.Lenny Ben David, 8/25/2015, 1:24 PM

American 'Manifest Destiny' Heads to the Holy Land in 1847

The early days of the Christian Zionists are portrayed here.Lenny Ben David, 8/14/2015, 12:04 PM

The Capture of Beer Sheva by Australian Light Horsemen in 1917

Arguably the most important battle of WWI in Palestine.Lenny Ben David, 8/10/2015, 6:19 AM

Tanburi Isak: Turkey's Ancient Jewish 'Rock Star'

A surprise from the Ottoman Imperial Archives.Lenny Ben David, 7/30/2015, 5:05 PM

Aleppo, Syria 100 Years Ago - and Today

Aleppo, a World Heritage Site, once had a thriving Jewish community, but now the city's very existence hangs on a thread.Lenny Ben-David, 7/23/2015, 10:44 AM

The "Black Wedding" in the Mt. of Olives Cemetery

The Jews of Jerusalem try to intercede with G-d to prevent a cholera epidemic.Lenny Ben David, 7/13/2015, 5:45 AM

Lehem Basar - Meat and Eat

Located in Jerusalem's charming Old Train Station - and with a quirky feature that'll keep the kids, and you, entertained.Arutz Sheva Food Maven, 7/8/2015, 6:09 PM

Teriyaki-Style Chicken

Authentic ingredients (no ketchup allowed!) make this one tasty meal.Recipes From My Kitchen, 7/1/2015, 4:16 PM

Go Iraqi: Kubbeh Shwandar

This sweet and sour dish is a little more adventurous - but well worth the effort!Recipes From My Kitchen, 6/28/2015, 10:20 AM

Lamb Meatballs & Potato Bake

This Turkish-inspired recipe makes for one seriously hearty meal!Recipes From My Kitchen, 6/25/2015, 9:35 AM

Barbecue Sea Bass with Garlic and Rosemary

This simple yet tasty dish can be cooked on a barbecue or in a very hot oven.Malky Soffer, 6/23/2015, 8:02 AM

Mystery Picture: A Fountain Found and a Windmill Disappears

One would think the Turks had Photoshop from comparing the pictures in this article.Lenny Ben David, 6/19/2015, 4:47 AM

Get Your Barbecue Out! Salmon En Papillote

Salmon in parchment? You'd better believe it.Malky Soffer, 6/17/2015, 8:08 AM

Chicken in Cashew Nut Sauce

Curry doesn't have to be hot and fiery - this one is rich and delicate, with just a hint of spiciness.Malky Soffer, 6/14/2015, 4:44 PM

Creamy Pea Soup

A delicious, creamy alternative to chicken soup - goes well with lokshen and knaidlach too!Malky Soffer, 6/12/2015, 5:28 PM

From Naples to Your Table: Pasta Puttanesca

Tangy and o-so simple - great for supper after a busy day at work!Malky Soffer, 6/11/2015, 10:11 AM

Coca Cola Brisket

This recipe couldn't be simpler - and makes for a seriously good meal!Malky Soffer, 6/8/2015, 11:38 AM

Grilled Boneless Chicken Breast/Thighs

Something tasty for a warm summer's day; good with pita, salad and dips.Malky Soffer, 6/7/2015, 10:42 AM

Baked Salmon on a Bed of Vegetables

Succulent, delicate and tangy - a truly wholesome, tasty dish.Malky Soffer, 6/5/2015, 3:43 PM

Crispy and Delicious, Without Frying: Roast Potato Wedges

A really easy, healthy and tasty recipe; goes with almost any meal.Malky Soffer, 6/4/2015, 2:59 PM

Were Austrian or Australian Soldiers in Palestine in WWI?

"Austrian" or "Australian," What's the Difference? Plenty If You Were a Soldier Fighting in Palestine in WWI!Lenny Ben David, 6/4/2015, 12:00 AM

No Frying Involved - Crispy Oven Baked Chicken

Everyone loves crispy chicken, but frying isn't exactly the healthiest or tidiest option. Never fear - there is another way!Malky Soffer, 6/3/2015, 11:00 AM

Make Good Use of Your Leftovers: Roasted Chicken Risotto

Instead of serving 'leftovers', turn that left over roast chicken, or chicken soup, into something new - and delicious!Malky Soffer, 6/2/2015, 4:22 PM

Something Simple, But Delicious: Easy Tomato Soup

Quick and easy, and so so tasty.Malky Soffer, 6/1/2015, 9:41 AM

Summer's Here - Time for Some Caramel Ice Cream

It tastes milky, but it isn't!Malky Soffer, 5/29/2015, 3:05 PM

Ottoman Archives Posts More Rare Photos of the Holy Land

Never published photos released from unique archive.Lenny Ben-David, 5/27/2015, 2:20 PM

Ottoman Archives Posts More Rare Photos of the Holy Land

Never released photos released from unique archive.Lenny Ben-David, 5/27/2015, 8:20 AM

Melt in the Mouth: Rose Cookies

You won't be able to stop at just one of these moreish cookies!Malky Soffer, 5/26/2015, 3:58 PM

Perfect for Shavuot: Fillet of Sole with Tomatoes and Curry

If you're looking for a tasty parev dish in between all that dairy, this will hit the spot.Malky Soffer, 5/22/2015, 2:17 PM

Treat Yourself: Chocolate Coffee Cookies

In between the hectic Shavuot preparations, allow yourself some time out together with these delicious cookies.Malky Soffer, 5/21/2015, 10:10 AM

Deliciously Simple Oven Sweet & Sour Chicken

This dish is easier than it looks - but just as tasty!Malky Soffer, 5/20/2015, 12:15 PM

In Time for Shavuot: Half-Bake Cheesecake

Deliciously light and fluffy - and best of all, easy to make! A Shavuot classic.Malky Soffer, 5/19/2015, 6:38 PM

Ottoman Imperial Archives Releases Mystery Photo of Jerusalem

A massive collection is being digitized for posterity.Lenny Ben Daivd, 5/19/2015, 7:35 AM

Unusual but Delectable: Apple Cake With Brown Sugar Meringue

Crisp and airy, sweet and moist - all at the same time.Malky Soffer, 5/18/2015, 2:53 PM

Tangy and Delicious: Sweet and Sour Tomato Chicken

Perfect for a special occasion or a casual - and tasty - weekday meal.Malky Soffer, 5/17/2015, 10:04 AM

Braised Liver with Mushrooms and Pepper

If you're not usually a liver-eater, this is the recipe that will change that!Malky Soffer, 5/15/2015, 4:54 PM

Warm and Toasty: Oven Baked Sesame Chicken

Quick, healthy and filling - this one's a keeper.Malky Soffer, 5/14/2015, 9:59 AM

Set Your Taste Buds on Fire: Strawberry Chili BBQ Chicken

Sounds crazy? Give it a try - you won't be disappointed!Malky Soffer, 5/13/2015, 5:35 PM

The Merchants of Jerusalem: Are They Not Jews?

Pictures taken by a German photographer in 1917.Lenny Ben David, 5/13/2015, 10:58 AM

Go Israeli - Try a Za'atar Chicken Salad

Some delicious, healthy summer food to remind you of the Holy Land.Malky Soffer, 5/12/2015, 9:30 PM

Easy As... One Two Three Cookies!

These cookies will melt in your mouth - and they're as easy as one two three!Malky Soffer, 5/11/2015, 10:41 AM

Mouth Wateringly Tangy: Cranberry Glazed Salmon

Salmon is an excellent source of Vitamin B12, Vitamin D and Selenium.Malky Soffer, 5/10/2015, 11:03 AM

Life and Death of a Jewish Courtyard in Jerusalem's Old City

Evacuated in 1948, but back to stay, with G-d's help.Lenny Ben-David, 5/7/2015, 10:19 PM

For Your Cookout: Chocolate Covered Bananas

A tasty treat made on the grill.Oranit Etzer, 5/7/2015, 8:45 PM

Could Jewish Soldiers Celebrate Passover in Jerusalem in 1918?

Read Col. Paterson's words to see that there is nothing new under the sun.Lenny Ben-David, 4/3/2015, 12:00 AM

From Homemade to Store-bought: The Evolving Passover Diet

Previous generations would be amazed at the variety of foods that can be obtained and are stringently Kosher for Passover.Carol Ungar, 3/28/2015, 10:39 PM