15 Things You’ll ONLY See in Israel

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1) An Israeli Soldier, Hasidic Jew and Arab Woman Sitting in a Train…

This may sound like a beginning of a joke but in Israel it’s a reality!
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2) Dating in Israel is ONLY for the Brave

Be a Gentleman or else…
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3) Even Spiderman Needs Help from G-d while Visiting The Western Wall

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4) Orthodox Family in Jerusalem, with Their Children Dressed as Santa

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5) Parking Your Camel Like a Boss

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6) Homeless in Israel Think They’re a Business: “I’ll Return Shortly”

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7) Reading a Newpaper While Taking a Bath in the Dead Sea

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8) Kosher Mcdonalds

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9) Watch OUT from Those Camels

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10) Orthodox Family Crossing

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11) Israelis Are Proud of Their Coffee

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12) Israel’s First and Last Made in Israel Car – Susita

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13) No Cars on The Road for 24 Hours Because of Yom Kippur

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14) Watch OUT from Crossing Tanks

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15) Sirens for a Moment of Silence in Memory of Israel’s Victims

Things That The Bible Knew Before Modern Medicine

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In numerous instances the Bible contains medical information that far predates man’s actual discoveries of related principles in the field of medicine. The medical instructions given by Moses to the Israelites some 3500 years ago were not only far superior to the practices of contemporary cultures, they also exceeded medical standards practiced as recently as 100 years ago.

Tefillin : An Ancient Acupuncture Point Prescription for Mental Clarity

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Tefillin is an ancient Jewish prayer ritual that uses two small leather boxes, each attached to a long, 9mm wide, leather strap. One box is placed on the biceps of the weaker arm while the second is placed on the head. The biceps strap is tightly wound along the arm in a carefully prescribed manner. The back of the head strap is tied in a knot and carefully placed at the base of the skull.

The acknowledged purpose of the tefillin is to raise spiritual consciousness of the men who wear it. If we examine where the knots and wrappings are placed from a TCM point of view, it appears that the tefillin and wraps form a potent acupuncture point formula focused on the Governing vessel (Du Mai) and aimed at elevating the spirit and clearing the mind.

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Washing of The Hands : Sanitary Practices

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For centuries doctors denied the possibility that disease could be transmitted by invisible agents. However, in the late 19th century Louis Pasteur demonstrated in his Germ Theory of Disease that most infectious diseases were caused by microorganisms originating from outside the body. This new understanding of germs and their means of transmission led to improved sanitary standards that resulted in an enormous drop in the mortality rate. Yet these core principles of sanitation were being practiced by the Israelites thousands of years earlier.

The Israelites were instructed to wash themselves and their clothes in running water if they had a bodily discharge, if they came in contact with another person’s discharge, or if they had touched a dead human or animal carcass. They were also instructed to wash any uncovered vessels that were in the vicinity of a dead body, and if a dead carcass touched a vessel it was to be destroyed. Items recovered during war were also to be purified through either fire or running water. In addition, the Israelites were instructed to bury their human waste outside of camp, and to burn the waste of their animals.

Burning of Infected Garments – Bacteria

Sometime after I wrote these web pages, a Bible skeptic unwittingly showed me yet another example of advanced scientific/medical knowledge in the Bible. He posted a message on a discussion board that ridiculed some verses in Leviticus 13 and 14 that mention leprosy on walls and on garments. He felt this was silly and an error since leprosy is a human disease. What this skeptic was unaware of is the fact that leprosy is a bacteria, a living organism, that certainly can survive on walls and garments! In fact, the Medic-Planet.com encyclopedia notes that leprosy “can survive three weeks or longer outside the human body, such as in dust or on clothing”2. It is no wonder that God commanded the Levitical priests to burn the garments of leprosy victims!

Circumcision and Blood Clotting – Not ONLY a sacred bond with G-d

For centuries scholars must have been perplexed by God’s law of circumcision which required the procedure to be performed on the 8th day after birth (Gen 17:12, 21:14, Lev 12:3, Luke 2:21). Medical researchers recently discovered that the two main blood clotting factors, Vitamin K and Prothrombim, reach their highest level in life, about 110% of normal, on the 8th day after birth. These blood clotting agents facilitate rapid healing and greatly reduce the chance of infection. You can verify with any Obstetrician that the 8th day of life is the ideal time for a circumcision, and that any circumcision done earlier requires an injection of Vitamin K supplement.

There is some evidence that circumcision has health benefits, including:
• A decreased risk of urinary tract infections.
• A reduced risk of some sexually transmitted diseases in men.
• Protection against penile cancer and a reduced risk of cervical cancer in female sex partners.
• Prevention of balanitis (inflammation of the glans) and balanoposthitis (inflammation of the glans and foreskin).
• Prevention of phimosis (the inability to retract the foreskin) and paraphimosis (the inability to return the foreskin to its original location).
Circumcision also makes it easier to keep the end of the penis clean.

Don’t Talk While You Eat

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The Bible has warned us that during our meals we should not speak while we eat since, you might swallow [your food down] the wrong channel. Instead of going to your stomach, it goes into your lungs or your nose and causes you trouble. Sometimes you can die from it!

Women’s Period – The Concept of Family Purity: Healthy for Your Marriage and Wife

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Jewish law forbids a husband to approach his wife during the time of her menses, generally from five to seven days, and extends the prohibition of any physical contact beyond this period for another seven days, known as the “seven clean days”. During this time husband and wife are expected to act towards each other with respect and affection but without any physical expression of love—excellent training for that time, later in their lives, when husband and wife will have to discover bonds other than sex to link them one to another. At the end of this twelve to fourteen day period (depending upon the individual woman), the menstruant (known as niddah) must immerse herself in a body of water known as a mikvah and recite a special blessing in which she praises G d for sanctifying us with His commandments and commanding us concerning immersion (tevillah).

And if that’s not enough, it turns out that this wonderful law provides a suitable solution for a number of medical and social problems that many of the married couples had to deal with during marriage . In addition to the above, this law was made up of great expertise in the field of health, medical, and psychological and hormonal field, and the field of international sociological from a couple’s perspective.

10 Reasons Why Jerusalem Belongs to Israel

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#1 – Jerusalem’s Jewish History

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Jerusalem has been a Jewish Holy city since the days of King David 3000 years ago. At that time the Arabs were still pagans who used to worship idols such as Al Uzza, Al Lat and Al Mannat at the Kaaba (Jahiliyya period).

#2 – Judaism Came Before Islam

Islam is the youngest among the 3 Monotheistic religions (est. 1400 years ago).

#3 – Not Everyone Thinks…

Some Muslims believe Jerusalem is an Islamic Holy site.

#4 – Temple Mount’s Stone Layers

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In the year 638 CE the Muslims captured Jerusalem from the Byzantines and built a Mosque on top of the Jewish holy Temple site.

#5 – Prayer Direction

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Jews pray facing Jerusalem and the Temple Mount while Muslims pray towards the city of Mecca in Saudi Arabia.

When Muslims pray in Jerusalem they point their behind to the Dome of the Rock and the Temple Mount.

#6 – An “Islamic Holy Site”?

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Palestinians use the Temple Mount as a playground where they have picnics and play soccer.

#7 – Those Who Are Brave Enough Admit

Sari Nusseibeh, Palestinian professor and the president of the Al Quds University admits that the Temple Mount is a Jewish holy site. This was the last time Sari Nusseibeh was ever seen since he received threats from Palestinian extremists which made him go underground.

#8 – Vandalize Their Own “Holy” Site

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Deep down the Palestinians know they are occupying a Jewish Holy site, and from time to time they start riots on the Temple mount which vandalize their own Mosque. The carpets are covered with rocks and broken chairs.

#9 – Even In The Quran

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After all,
Jerusalem (Al Quds) is mentioned in the Quran: 0 times.
While in the Bible, Jerusalem is mentioned : 667 times.

But not ONLY Jerusalem is not mentioned in the Quran – “Palestine” is not mentioned either!

#10 – Prophecies That Came True

Surprisingly enough, the Holy Land is mentioned in the Quran as the land that was written by Allah to Israel and EVEN says that the Jews will return to their land.

“And we said after him to the Children of Israel: Dwell in the land, then, when the time of the second promise comes, we will bring you all together as a mixed crowd” (Quran 17:104)

Jews are coming back home from the diaspora:
“For I will take you from among the nations, gather you out of all countries, and bring you back into your own land” (Ezekeil 36:24)