MembersThe Festival of Drawing Water

Jerusalem

By Israel Today Staff |
POURING OF THE WATER Photo: Flash90

Every year during Sukkot, the Feast of Tabernacles, Jewish groups continue to perform the ancient ceremony of drawing water for service in the Temple. It is during this time that the rainy season begins in Israel. During the First and Second Temple periods, it was at this time of year that the priests performed the...

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