Pilgrimage (Judaism) test questions

1

What is a pilgrimage?

2

Name one of the pilgrim festivals for which Jews traditionally visited Jerusalem.

3

Which event in the life of Abraham took place on Mount Moriah?

4

Why is the Western Wall important for Jews?

5

What do some Jews place in the Western Wall when they visit?

6

Which Jewish rite of passage ceremony may be seen taking place near the Western Wall?

7

What is Yad Vashem?

8

Which names are recorded in the Hall of Names at Yad Vashem?

9

What is the name of the memorial to the non-Jews who helped to save Jews from the Holocaust?

10

Why is it important to remember the Holocaust?