Search
 

 More From Region

 

Return of the Icon of the Virgin

  /  

September 5

The return of the Icon marks the end of the Feast of the Dormition.

On this Page:

The Tomb of the Virgin Mary in Gethsemane

The return of the Icon marks the end of the Feast of the Dormition.

Highlights of the feast

Jerusalem, Gethsemane - Morning - The Icon of the Virgin is returned in a procession from the Tomb of Mary in Gethsemane to its domicile in the Christian Quarter near the Church of the Holy Sepulchre.


 

 Sites & Attractions

 
The Hamat Tiberias synagogue was built between 286 and 337 CE, when the Sanhedrin was h...
Witness with your own eyes treasures that have not been seen for 2,000 years! 70 recons...
The winery was established in 2001 and it produces 6,000 bottles annually. The grapes c...
Jews have sought since antiquity to be buried on the Mount of Olives, where according t...
Elijah’s Cave in Haifa brings visitors both the sanctity of a Jewish holy place and the...
Open zoo with a variety of animals roaming free. Rest areas, picnic tables, petting zoo...
 

 Accommodations

 
Hotel offers four types of rooms: studio, suite, royal and penthouse. Each has coffee-m...
Christian Events