I am reflecting on what it is like to live in Jerusalem for forty days and forty nights, a month of Sundays, or, in my case, two months.
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Saturday, June 18, 2011
Jewish Quarter at Night
The Cardo was shut down for Shabbat and I was able to see details that I missed during the day. One of my wonderful night-time finds was this image of what the Cardo might have looked like 2000 years ago.
(In the bottom left is a stump of one of the remaining columns from the 6th century Cardo.)
And then there was this wonderful mosaic:
A bit of detail:
And a taste of the light show that was only half-way up because of shabbat.