The Secrets of Talpiyot

On the top of the mountain, facing the Old City, hides one of the special places in Jerusalem, In Talpiyot things work differently. Here you meet a secret society, the house where Ben-Yehuda,(the man who revived Hebrew) never lived and a sad gravesite of Indian soldiers. Talpiyot was the home of Agnon, our national writer, and he made it a symbol of this entire land, a land of terrible winds and deep roots. This is a different tour, and one of my personal favorites.

 

* 2-3 hours

  

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