HILLEL RICHMAN, Researcher and Former Supervisor, Ancient Jerusalem Sifting Project and Temple Mount Sifting Project, presents:
THE LIGHT OF THE MENORAH
The Menorah is the ancient and modern symbol of Israel. Why is the Menorah such a central theme for the Jewish people? Archaeologist Hillel Richman’s fascinating presentation ‘The Light of the Menorah’ explores the history and meaning of the Menorah and illuminates the ancient and modern symbolism through the lenses of history and archaeology. Tracing the concept of the Menorah from the Biblical commandment through ancient and modern times, Hillel shares intriguing and original ideas that shed new ‘light’ on the Light of the Menorah.
RABBI CHAIM RICHMAN, International Director, The Temple Institute of Jerusalem, presents:
THE ETERNAL SPIRITUAL SIGNIFICANCE OF CHANUKAH
Chanukah commemorates the ancient victory of the few over the many, and the strength of the power of light over the forces of darkness. How do we connect these ideas to the reality of our modern world? The Temple Institute’s International Director Rabbi Chaim Richman sheds new light on the upcoming holiday of Chanukah and its universal message of hope, renewal and spiritual fulfillment.
Tuesday December 17, 6:30 PM
Admission is free. No registration required. A freewill offering will be taken up.