Archaeologists in Jerusalem uncovered a Greek inscription mentioning the Byzantine emperor Justinian, which they described as an "archaeological miracle."
Jewish comedian and fundraiser for the Muscular Dystrophy Association, Jerry Lewis, passed away Sunday at the age of 91.
Remains of the Great Synagogue of Vilna were recently exposed, 70 years after it was destroyed by the Nazis during the Holocaust.
The Hebrew University launched the world’s largest online database of Jewish art, representing the culmination of 30 years of documentation.
Jewish manuscripts are being made available for viewing online at the click of a button.
An ancient workshop uncovered by archaeologists in the Galilee sheds light on ritual norms in Israel during the Second Temple era.
Yuval Admony, a piano professor, describes the Tel-Hai International Piano Master Classes.
Israel's National Library launched the most comprehensive online digitized library of manuscripts in the world.
"Unbelievable! Over 1,000 Jews so far have ascended the Temple Mount... This number is unprecedented! Times are changing."
Evidence of the wealth of the Judean kingdom's capital and its destruction by the Babylonians were recently exposed in Jerusalem.
An impressive First Temple era water reservoir was chanced upon by Israeli students.
Orit Martin explains how her skills combine with technology, allowing her to use the computer screen as a canvas.
Recently discovered panels on an ancient synagogue floor in the Galilee show famous biblical sagas unfolding.
London’s Mayor has finally agreed to support the designation of all of Hezbollah as a terrorist organization.
Flutist Heftsiba Zer Aviv breathes new life into the sounds on which she was raised as the child of Yemenite and Algerian Jews
Fans of history convened from around the world in northern Israel to reenact an epic battle between the Crusades and the Muslims.
How did 900-year-old rings, bracelets, earrings and hairpins end up in the kitchen of a Crusader fortress tower in Modi'in?
A First Temple era inscription, hidden for almost 3,000 years, was exposed through advanced imaging technology.
The theme of identity exploration is a unifying component in the eclectic, high-quality artistic productions at this year's Israel Festival.
Leonardo Farkas was seen distributing $100 bills to Jews praying at the Western Wall in Jerusalem Monday.
A water system dating back hundreds of years was recently exposed prior to the widening of a highway.
New archaeological findings shed light on the last battle between the Romans and the Jews almost 2,000 years ago.
Jerusalem's massive ancient reservoirs serviced Second Temple-era Jewish worshipers, new research has found.
Hundreds of thousands celebrated Lag B'Omer Saturday night at the gravesite of revered Jewish mystic Shimon Bar Yochai.
Findings testifying to the fierce fighting between the British and Ottoman forces were exposed in the center of Israel.
The Land of Israel constantly reveals hidden treasures, testifying testifying to its rich history and the Jewish People's deep and long-lasting ties to its land. This time, archaeologists discovered an extraordinary 1,500-year-old mother-of-pearl tablet etched with a menorah in the ancient town of Caesarea.
On the morning of Yom HaShoah, Israelis across the country stopped whatever they were doing and stood still in memory of the Six Million.
A Jewish family is seeking recognition of its past ownership of one of the world's oldest Passover Haggadah.
A finger fragment from a statue of an Egyptian god or king was found in soil excavated from the Temple Mount, just ahead of Passover.
Ahead of the Passover holiday, an unknown pyramid was discovered in Egypt, dating roughly to the time of Israel's exodus from bondage.
A Haggadah saved from Nazi Germany tells the tragic story of Jewish redemption in the modern era.
Rabbi Shmuel Rabinovitch explains how notes wind up between the stones of the Western Wall and how the privacy of those who write them is protected.
Israeli high school students helped uncover a 2000-year-old town dating back to the Second Temple period.
Netanyahu told a number of children at Caesarea's central synagogue during Purim celebrations that modern-day Persia will fail in efforts to destroy the Jewish state.
First daughter Ivanka Trump shared a photo on social media on Friday of herself and two of her children preparing for the Jewish holiday Purim.
Israeli archaeologists recently exposed a millennia-old road which served as a vital route for travel and commerce when the Romans ruled Israel.
Israel’s national library boasts a Book of Esther collection that includes more than 100 scrolls from dozens of Jewish communities around the world.
Israeli archaeologists have discovered a mysterious and unique millennia old structure, which has generated more questions than provided answers to how people lived in the Holy Land 4,000 years ago.
In one of the most exciting archaeological discoveries in recent memory, more evidence surrounding the famous Dead Sea Scrolls was found.
The Genesis Prize, which perpetuates the Jewish value of social activism, is being given this year to renowned Jewish artist Anish Kapoor.