Uktra-Orthodox

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 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