The Western Wall sometimes referred to as the Wailing Wall is an important Jewish religious site located in the Old City of Jerusalem.
Sometimes people stick their prayers between the cracks on the walls.
Branches of Judaism
Holidays and Traditions
Sabbath Services - worship services Rosh Hashanah - Jewish New Year Yom Kippur - Day of Atonement Passover - Honors the deliverance of Jews from Egyptian slavery Chanukah (Hanukkah) - Festival of Lights Bar Mitzvah and Bat Mitzvah
Diffusion and Spread Jews do not seek converts but has spread across the world through Diaspora (scattering of people). ~Diaspora occurred due to persecution and forced exile ~Thought to have begun in the 8 th -6 th century BCE (documented in the Old Testament and other ancient texts) and occurred throughout history until the creation of the nation of Israel in 1948