Temple Mount Print South West view - Poster

By A Rood Awakening


The Holy Temple - "Beit HaMikdash". Two"Batei Mikdash" (pl.) have played important roles in the Life of the Jewish People.

"Bayit Rishon" - the First Temple - built by Shelomo Hamelech, King Solomon, in Jerusalem, executing the idea of his father, David Hamelech, King David, in approximately the year 1000 B.C.E and destroyed by the Babylonians in approx. the year 586 B.C.E.

"Bayit Sheni" - the Second Temple - built by Ezra, Nechemiah and Zerubavel, in approx. the year 516 B.C.E with the permission of the Persian King Daryavesh, son of Queen Esther, and destroyed by the Romans in approx. the year 70 C.E 

Temple Services - The Temple was the place where offerings described in the course of the Bible were carried out, including daily morning and afternoon offerings and special offerings on Shabbat and Holidays.