Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Study: Jerusalem reservoirs used by pilgrims 2,000 years ago - Yori Yalon




by Yori Yalon

Gigantic ancient pools found in Old City -- more than in any other Mediterranean city -- provided water for masses making pilgrimage to the Temple, expert says • University of Haifa, Harvard University launched soon-to-be-published study.



A pool in Jerusalem used by pilgrims to the Second Temple
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Photo credit: Dr. David Gurevich



Yori Yalon

Source: http://www.israelhayom.com/site/newsletter_article.php?id=42607

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