"Escalandrum", the orchestra of Daniel "Pipi" Piazzolla (grandson of the famous Astor Piazzolla) will be appearing in Israel at the "Shablul" Club in Tel Aviv's port, on 11 and 12 September 2012. There will be two performances each day.

Stone seal may prove story of Samson

A small stone seal found recently in excavations of Tel Beit Shemesh, which could be the first archaeological evidence of the story of the biblical Samson.

 

Israel is known for its rich culture and history with archeologists' constantly unearthing artifacts of biblical proportions. The latest finding was a small stone seal found recently in excavations of Tel Beit Shemesh, which could be the first archaeological evidence of the story of the biblical Samson.

The Jerusalem Season of Culture is delighted to present (again):

BALABASTA

Culture in the Market

Three Sundays in August

Made in Mahane Yehuda

August 5, August 12, August 19

Between 5:00pm-11:00pm

Entrance is free!

 

Archeology

3,400 year old burnt wheat discovered at Tel Hazor

14 large clay jugs containing seeds of 3,400 year old burnt wheat have recently been uncovered in a storage room at Tel Hazor in the Upper Galilee. Tel Hazor, a national park, has long been recognized as one of the country's most important archaeological sites.