Studying Jewish history and Jewish heritage has never been easier. The interactive timeline presents Israel's history and heritage in a variety of areas, from the creation of the world to our days. A click on any topic in the timeline will open a window with a brief explanation and links to additional sources. The application combines the history of the Jewish people along with the world's, Jewish demography, immigration, empires, periods, historical figures, leaders, literature and languages. Combining the different subjects and including both "traditional" and "secular" topics, allows the user to see the whole picture. This way, you can learn the story of the Israeli nation from every point in time and learn about the correlations between the topics. This tool makes it easy and enjoyable to learn and remember who the Jewish People are.
The app includes both English and Hebrew. This way you can also practice or learn Hebrew by reading a topic in English and then switching to Hebrew (simply by clicking the menu button).
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Jewish Timeline - 6000 years of Jewish history and heritage.
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I Wish everyone a fun and productive learning. I'd be happy to receive comments and feedback. Following is a partial list of the subjects that you will find on the timeline.
The Flood (Noah's Ark)
Tower of Babel
God's Covenant with Abraham
Binding of Isaac
Journey to Egypt
Exodus from Egypt
1st Temple built
The Division of the Kingdom; Israel & Judah
Exile of the 10 Tribes by Assyria
Destruction of the 1st Temple by Babylon
Assassination of Gedalia and the Babylonian destructive response
Return to Zion following Cyrus's decree
Purim – the Jews are saved from a planned massacre
2nd Temple built
Re-dedication of the Temple thanks to the Maccabean Revolt
Destruction of the 2nd Temple by Rome
Bar Kokhva rebellion suppressed
Dome of the Rock built on the Temple's ruins
Khazar converts to Judaism
The Crusaders conquer Israel and massacre its Jewish inhabitants
Expulsions from England and France
Jews blamed and persecuted for the Black Plague
Poland grants rights to Jews
Expulsion from Spain (Spanish Inquisition)
Maharal establishes academy
The Ukrainian massacre
Establishment of the Hasidic & Misnagdim movements
Napoleon's proclamation to the Jews
Emancipation and the emergence of the Jewish Enlightenment, Reform and Orthodox movements
1st Zionist Congress
The State of Israel established
The canonization of the Tanakh
Book of Beliefs and Opinions
Spanish Hebrew poetry
Rome and Jerusalem
Adam & Eve
Abraham and Sarah
Isaac & Rebekah
Jacob, Leah and Rachel
Sons of Jacob – the Tribes of Israel
Moses and Aaron
Esther & Mordechai
Ezra & Nehemiah
Judah the Hammer
Hillel & Shammai
Johanan ben Zakai
Judah the Prince
The Rambam, Maimonides
Rabbi Yosef Karo
Baal Shem Tov
The Vilna Gaon
The Chasam Sofer
The Chofetz Chaim
Enjoy & tell me what you think!
Jewish Timeline - 6000 Years is a free software application from the Teaching & Training Tools subcategory, part of the Education category.
The app is currently available in English and it was last updated on 2013-09-10. The program can be installed on Android.
Jewish Timeline - 6000 Years (version 3.00) has a file size of 3.15 MB and is available for download from our website.
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