Tisha B'Av

Tisha B’Av 2021 on the Temple Mount in Jerusalem

Jewish worshippers ascend to the Temple Mount in the Old City of Jerusalem on Tisha Be'Av (the ninth day of the month of Av in the Hebraic calendar). The fast of Tisha B'Av mourns the destruction of the two Temples by the Babylonians and by the Romans throughout Jewish history. Jerusalem, Jul 18, 2021. Photo by TPS

Tisha B’Av 2020 at Temple Mount in Jerusalem

Jewish worshippers crowding together at the entrance to Temple Mount in the Old City of Jerusalem for the fast of Tisha B'Av (the ninth day of the month of Av in the Hebraic calendar) pray. The fast of Tisha B'Av mourns the destruction of the two Temples by the Babylonians and by the Romans throughout Jewish history. Jerusalem, July 30, 2020. ...

Tisha B’Av 2021 on the Temple Mount in Jerusalem

Police force guards the Jewish worshippers who ascend to the Temple Mount in the Old City of Jerusalem on Tisha Be'Av (the ninth day of the month of Av in the Hebraic calendar). The fast of Tisha B'Av mourns the destruction of the two Temples by the Babylonians and by the Romans throughout Jewish history. Jerusalem, Jul 18, 2021. Photo by TPS