Jewish house of worship.- Synagogue
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Prayer recitation that forms part of the observance of Rabbinic Judaism.
Synagogues may designate or employ a professional or lay hazzan (cantor) for the purpose of leading the congregation in prayer, especially on Shabbat or holidays.
Sacred place, such as a shrine.
In most modern synagogues, the main room for prayer is known as the sanctuary, to contrast it with smaller rooms dedicated to various other services and functions.
Specially designed structure or space where individuals or a group of people such as a congregation come to perform acts of devotion, veneration, or religious study.
Temples, churches, mosques, and synagogues are examples of structures created for worship.
Holiest day of the year in Judaism.
Jews traditionally observe this holy day with a day-long fast, confession, and intensive prayer, often spending most of the day in synagogue services.
Hall dedicated for Torah study, often translated as a "study hall."
It is distinct from a synagogue (beth knesset), although the two are often coextensive.
Bath used for the purpose of ritual immersion in Judaism to achieve ritual purity.
The existence of a mikveh is considered so important that a Jewish community is required to construct a mikveh even before building a synagogue, and must go to the extreme of selling Torah scrolls, or even a synagogue if necessary, to provide funding for its construction.
Ancient musical horn typically made of a ram's horn, used for Jewish religious purposes.
The shofar is blown in synagogue services on Rosh Hashanah and at the end of Yom Kippur; it is also blown every weekday morning in the month of Elul running up to Rosh Hashanah.
Described in the Hebrew Bible as a seven-branched candelabrum used in the Tabernacle and in the Temple in Jerusalem.
As a symbol, the menorah has been used since then to distinguish Jewish synagogues and cemeteries from those of Christians and pagans.
The Romaniote Jews or the Romaniotes (Ῥωμανιῶτες, Rhomaniótes; רומניוטים) are a Greek-speaking ethnic Jewish community native to the Eastern Mediterranean.
Today there are still functioning Romaniote synagogues in Chalkis, which represents the oldest Jewish congregation on European soil, Ioannina, Veria, Athens, New York and Israel.
Ancient fortification in the Southern District of Israel situated on top of an isolated rock plateau, akin to a mesa.
The synagogue, storehouses, and houses of the Jewish rebels have also been identified and restored.