Thousands Participate in Selichot at KotelTens of thousands take part in the last Selichot prayers before Yom Kippur at the Kotel (Western Wall).
PA Angered by Bar Mitzvah TraditionPA rep. expresses outrage over the tradition of celebrating bar mitzvahs at the Western Wall. Rabbi: They’re embarrassing themselves.
World's Largest Mezuzah' Affixed at Kotel EntranceBronze mezuzah is 1.4 meters long, 25 cm. wide, and weighs 40 kg. The parchment is 60 cm. high.
From Wash DC to the Western Wall for Abdul Kareem's Bar MitzvahA self-described African American atheist, born of a Muslim father and Jewish mother, hungers for a Bar Mitzvah in Jerusalem.
Rabbi of Kotel Condemns 'Midget' PA ChairmanRabbi Shmuel Rabinovich condemns PA Chairman for denying Jewish bond to Jerusalem.
'Women of the Wall' Arrested for ProvocationPolice arrested three “women of the Wall’ after they violated High Court limitations and wore prayer shawls in a “Rosh Chodesh” protest.
Canadian FM Makes Surprise Visit to Israel, Western WallCanadian Foreign Minister John Baird made a surprise visit to Israel Monday morning, where he prayed at Western Wall.
Romney at Kotel: 'Pained' by Temple's DestructionRepublican candidate: "I feel the pain of the destruction undergone by the special Jewish people, as it was in the past."
Singing, Yearning in Lamentations at the Western WallA night of grieving, a night of unity as the people of Israel came together to yearn for what was, and what is yet to be.
Thousands March Around Walls of JerusalemThousands marched around the ancient walls of the holy city of Jerusalem Saturday night in an event held by the Women in Green movement.
Arab Rage: Putin Recognized Jerusalem's Jewish PastAt Kotel, Russian president said "Here we see how the Jewish past is etched into the stones of Jerusalem."
'Kotel Woman' DetainedMember of provocative stream tried to enter women's section wearing a tallit.
Government Bans Smoking at Western WallPeople going to the Western Wall for HaShem to accept their prayers will find smoking is not acceptable, the government ordered.
70,000 at Kotel for Priestly BlessingPolice closed off all roads leading to Old City due to Birkat Kohanim prayer ceremony.
Monday: Priestly Blessing at KotelShacharit prayer will begin at 8:45 a.m., and Priestly Blessing will take place at 9:30 and 10:15.
No New Space for Women at KotelWomen at the Kotel remain in crowded prayer space as Arab suit against expansion continues.
Arab Axe Attack on Jew in Old CityAn Arab terrorist attacked a Jew with an axe in the area of the Damascus Gate Monday morning. The victim suffered light wounds.
Kotel Cleanup for PassoverPhoto essay: Rabbi of the Kotel and Holy Places takes part in cleanup of the Western Wall for Pesach.
Mofaz Visits Kotel after VictoryThe new head of Kadima, Shaul Mofaz, announced he would vie for prime minister's slot next election.
‘Swift’ Birds to be Welcomed Back to Western WallThe Common Swift, a unique bird that spends most of its life on the wing, returns to Western Wall for a short vacation from Africa.
Kotel Rabbi to eBay: Stop Selling Kotel StonesInternet auction site offers stones allegedly from Kotel area. Rabbi: they do not confer a blessing -- but a curse.
Western Wall Rabbi 'Cannot Forgive the Mufti'The Western Wall Rabbi says Israelis “cannot forgive the Mufti” for saying that only by killing Jews can Muslims proceed to Paradise.
40,000 Visit Kotel During HanukkahMore than 40,000 people visited the Western Wall during Hanukkah. Thousands attended daily candle lighting.
Sixth Hanukkah Candle Lit at KotelPolice commissioner and Jerusalem mayor attend lighting of sixth candle of Hannukah.
Arab Group: Kotel Belongs to IslamAn Arab organization proclaimed that Israel's plans to expand the prayer area for women at the Kotel was “very dangerous.”
New Theory on When Western Wall Was BuiltThe discovery of a new ritual pool under the Western Wall suggests a new theory that the Kotel was completed later than thought.
Ukrainian Foreign Minister Visits Western WallUkraine’s Foreign Minister, Konstantin Grishchenko, visits the Kotel (Western Wall) for the first time.
Bridge for Jews to Temple Mount May DisappearJerusalem’s engineer demands that the ”Mughrabi” bridge for Jews to the Temple Mount be repaired or closed because of dangers.
Video: Jews Shout Out to G-d at the Western WallTzfat's Rabbi, Rav Shmuel Eliyahu, led a special Selichot service in the Western Wall. "We're praying to G-d by shouting out to him."
Say 'No' to the Kotel, Temple Activists UrgeTemple Movement may adopt a new slogan – "Say 'no' to the Kotel" – because it wants people to say 'yes' to the Temple Mount.
PA Vows to Erase 'Filth,' Build Arab Homes at Western WallThe Palestinian Authority plans to build Arab housing in the Western Wall plaza if ever it gains control of Jerusalem.
Belz Hassidim 'Conquer' Kotel PlazaHassidic dynasty fills up the plaza for post-Tisha B'Av L'Chayim toast.
Photo Feature: Tens of Thousands at Western Wall on Tisha B’AvTens of thousand of Jews are praying at the Western Wall on Tisha B’Av as the People of Israel mourn destructions of the Holy Temples.
Video: Muslim Arabs Attack Worshipers at KotelArabs hurled rocks at Jews praying at the Temple Mount Friday. Kotel Cam recorded the incident.
New at Kotel for Pesach: Mobility ScooterOld City to be closed off to private vehicles during Passover. Birkat Kohanim scheduled for Thursday, 21.4.
109 Orphans Celebrate Bar Mitzvah at the Western WallCollel Chabad arranged a Bar Mitzvah celebration at the Kotel for 109 orphans it supports.
Kotel Gets Cleaned for Passover, All Notes Taken OutAs the holiday of Passover approaches, the Kotel is also being prepared and the notes are being removed from between its stones.
Chilean Miners: Just Like the Jews, We Kept Our Faith24 of the Chilean miners who were rescued from the depths of the earth toured the Kotel this week. INNTV met them there.
Photo Essay: Ashkenazi and Gantz Pray at KotelOutgoing and incoming IDF Chief of Staff went to pray at the Kotel following a ceremony in which Gantz officially took over from Ashkenazi.
First Time Ever? Graffiti at Western Wall PlazaA man described as “odd” yelled and cursed at worshippers at the Western Wall plaza, and painted anti-Israeli graffiti.
Golani Soldiers Swear In at the KotelGolani Brigade’s inaugural ceremony takes place at the Western Wall for the first time in 22 years.
Incoming Chief of Staff Visits KotelPhotos: Kotel Rabbi accompanies Major-General Yoav Galant to holy site, prays for his success.
First Candle of Chanukah Lit at KotelChief Sephardic Rabbi and Minister of Education light candle at the holiest Jewish site at which Jews are permitted to pray.
Thousands Beseech G-d for Rain at KotelJews gathered near the site of their forefathers' Temples to ask G-d to provide rain for the parched Land of Israel.
Secular Farmers to Join Mass Prayers for Rain at Kotel MondayChief Rabbis Metzger and Amar will take part in Kotel prayer at 3:30 PM. They have declared a fast day as well.
Cabinet OKs 85M Shekel Kotel Development PlanGovernment green light for five year plan for the continued development of the Western Wall plaza and its environs.
Unsupported Mugrabi Gate Endangers Women’s’ Area at Western WallExperts warn of imminent catastrophe as only bridge for Jews to reach Temple Mount is in danger of collapsing, yet Israeli government ignores it.
Chilean MPs Give Thanks at KotelMembers of Chile's parliament gave thanks at the Western Wall for the rescue of 33 trapped miners last week.
Wheelchair-Bound Gain Access to Kotel TunnelsFor decades, archaeologists have been unearthing history in the Kotel tunnels. Now the wheelchair-bound can access the remarkable site as well.
Jewish Spiritual Awakening? 600,000 Visit Kotel over PesachMore than 600,000 people visited the Kotel during Pesach – a record number according to authorities, and far larger than in previous years.
Nearly Half of Israeli Bar Mitzvahs Celebrated at Western WallFamilies from abroad are also increasingly choosing to commemorate the event at the Holy Temple remnant.
Ambassador Oren wants Further Compromise for Women of the WallMichael Oren, Israeli envoy to the US, left diplomacy behind and said he is for change in the status quo for women at the Kotel. Others disagree.
Record Number of Visitors to Western WallA record number of people, 1.5 million, visited the Western Wall in the Hebrew month of Tishrei, "evidence the Wall is a spiritual home for all."
Jerusalem Police Fed Up with 'Ungrateful Arabs'Jerusalem police say they preserved the peace for Ramadan prayers last month but Muslims returned the protection with violence against Jews.