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Haifa Holy Sites

| April 19, 2013 | 0 Comments
Haifa Holy Sites

Haifa Holy Sites: Eliyahu’s Cave Haifa’s fascinating history and the Biblical events that took place on Mount Carmel (Har HaCarmel) with Eliyahu Hanavi (Elijah the Prophet) have left their mark on the city. Eliyahu’s Cave is a Jewish holy site located on Allenby Street in the Lower Town area, not far from the beach. Tradition claims that […]

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Mount Carmel and Haifa Nature Reserves

| April 19, 2013 | 0 Comments
Mount Carmel and Haifa Nature Reserves

Mount Carmel (Har Carmel) Mount Carmel, Har Carmel in Hebrew, means the mountain of G-d’s vineyard. Blessed with an abundance of rain, high humidity, and the many evergreen trees that grow there, these mountains were given the nickname of the evergreen mountain. Har Carmel stretches from the Menashe Plateau in the south to the Haifa Bay […]

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