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The Western Wall Prayer Plaza is open every day of the year, twenty-four hours a day

The Western Wall

We all know that the Western Wall, the Kotel, is the most significant site in the world for the Jewish people. We know that it is the last remnant of our Temple.We also know that Jews from around the world gather here to pray.People write notes to G-d and place them between the ancient stones of the Wall.
But did you know that…
Many important events took place on Mount Moriah, know later as Temple Mount.

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Sep 28, 2017


Slichot (Penitential Prayers) at the Western Wall

Slichot (Penitential Prayers) at the Western Wall will take place, iy”H, on the days preceding Rosh Hashana And during Aseret Yemei Tshuva (between RH and Yom Kippur) At 12:30am

Thursday, 19 Elul, 5776 (September 7, 2017)
Thursday, 26 Elul, 5776 (September 14, 2017)
Wednesday, 3 Tishrei, 5777 (September 25, 2017)
Thursday, 4 Tishrei, 5777 (September 26, 2017)
Sunday, 7 Tishrei, 5777 (September 27, 2017)

The central Slichot service will take place, iy”H On Monday, 8 Tishrei, 5777 (September 28, 2017) At 12:15am In the presence of Israel’s Chief Rabbis
Maran HaRishon LeZion HaGaon Rabbi Yitzchak Yosef, shlita
Maran HaGaon Rabbi David Lau, shlita
and HaRav HaGaon Rabbi Shmuel Rabinowitz, shlita
Rabbi of the Western Wall and Holy Sites

Sep 17, 2017

סליחות מוצ"ש בכותל המערבי

Slichot (Penitential Prayers) Saturday Night at the Western Wall


Sep 15, 2017

אירועי אמירת סליחות ברחבת הכותל

Slichot (Penitential Prayers) at the Western Wall