LARGEST RITUAL BATH FROM TEMPLE PERIOD HAS JUST BEEN UNCOVERED UNDER TEMPLE MT
BY ISRAEL365 | JUL 8, 2021 | BIBLICAL NEWS, UNCATEGORIZED
The Western Wall Heritage Foundation and the Israel Antiquities Authority are now allowing the public to view impressive new sections of one of the most magnificent public buildings uncovered from the Second Temple period.
The discovery will be part of the new route opened to visitors ahead of Rosh Chodesh Elul.
According to Israel365 News correspondent Josh Wander, who was among the first to visit the site, the most impressive find in the entire excavation is what is believed to be the largest ritual bath (mikveh) according to Dr. Shlomit Weksler-Bdolach, Excavation director on behalf of the Israel Antiquities Authority.