Jewish tradition teaches that the pomegranate is a symbol for righteousness, because it is said to have 613 seeds which corresponds with the 613 mitzvot or commandments of the Torah. For this reason and others, many Jews eat pomegranates on Rosh Hashanah
Aqueducts at Caesarea - The aqueduct that brought it freshwater might be Caesarea Maritima& most spectacular ruin. But the city that the biblical King Herod had built on Israel& Mediterranean shores was, above all, a seaport.
Stone steps leading to the peak of Mt. Sinai (Jebel Musa) Villagers climb down the "steps of penitence" that descend from the "Arch of St. Stephen," a sixth-century symbolic gate that leads to the sacred area on the peak of Mt.
The spice shop in Mahane Yehuda. Mahane Yehuda Market, often referred to as "The Shuk," is a marketplace in Jerusalem, Israel. Popular with locals and tourists alike, the market's more than 250 vendors sell fresh fruits and vegetables.