While the aromas of soap and colorful bubbles swirl around you, we will go back in time and check which cleaning products were used by our ancestors in ancient times. A friendly warning before we begin: the smell is not great...
Ancient and mysterious: the Samboski Cemetery on Mount Zion
The circumstances of its establishment are not clear, nor is the date when burials began there. It was neglected for many years, until recently, when the tide turned. This is the story of the cemetery that served the poor of Jerusalem.
A "Beka" barbell from the days of the First Temple was uncovered in the sifting of the dirt in Emek Tzurim. The weight bears writing in ancient Hebrew script, and was used to weigh the half shekel contribution that was brought to the temple