Friday, July 24, 2020

More on efforts to save that ancient Galilean mikveh

ANCIENT ARCHITECTURE AT RISK: Discovery of ancient ritual bath spurs nearby kibbutz to try to save it. Kibbutz Hannaton is spearheading a fundraising effort to move a Roman-era mikveh to its land, where it would join the pluralistic ritual bath (Jessica Steinberg, Times of Israel).

They need $75,000 to dismatle it and move it to a site on the Kibbutz. But time is short.

Background here.

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