First Temple was built on the Temple Mount in 950-m, and destroyed the 9th of Av 586 The fifth month of the Jewish calendar, the summer months of July and August. No one can explain the reason that sometimes, certainly the 9th of Av, on the Wailing Maaravi Water droplets appear, surprisingly reminiscent of tears. The last time this happened a few decades ago. Then, many collected these tears in bottles and still keep them as a relic of Judaism.
And I have not heard the legend that every 9th of Av falls on the Wailing Wall and the snow-white dove sitting there motionless until the end of this day of mourning. Legend has dove symbolizes the soul of the Jewish people. Read the rest of this entry »