First Temple is RememberedThe "Three Weeks" of gradually-increasing mourning over the destruction of the Holy Temples and Israel's exile begins today.
'G-d Wept on the 9th of Av'Rabbi Shalom Gold spoke on the eve of the fast of the 9th of Av at the march around the Old City of Jerusalem
Danon: 'Temple Discrimination'Likud MK says Muslims receive full freedom of worship while Jews can only enter from one gate, under severe restrictions (video featured).
Tisha B'Av at the Western WallTens of thousands visit the Western Wall plaza, remnant of the retaining wall of the Temple, to mark Tisha B'Av, destruction of both Holy Temples.
IDF In Rome '2,000 Years Later'The Roman Empire destroyed the Holy Temple 2,000 years ago. IDF Chief Ashkenazi said in Rome on Tisha B’Av, “The Nation of Israel lives.”
49% Want Holy Temple RebuiltHalf the Israeli public wants the Holy Temple to be rebuilt, according to a poll commissioned by the Knesset Television Channel.
'9 Days' of Mourning Begin TodayThe “Nine Days” – a historic/national period of mourning – begins today (Monday), the first day of the traditionally sad month of Av.
Tisha B'Av - Its Meaning TodayTisha B'Av is a day of mourning for Jewish sins resulting in the destruction of our Holy Temples, including the infamous 'Sin of the Spies'.