The Siege of Masada (73 AD) - Last Stand of the Great Jewish Revolt

The Siege of Masada (73 AD) - Last Stand of the Great Jewish Revolt

In 73 AD Masada, the impregnable mountain fortress in the Judaean desert, stood as the final holdout against the onslaught of Rome’s legions. The siege that followed would mark the final, bloody suppression of the Jewish revolt with an encounter whose awe inspiring remains can still be seen in the desert today! HD Drone Footage provided by JPWorthington Media https://www.pond5.com/artist/jpworthingtonmedia More Classical Antiquity Documentaries: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLkOo_Hy3liEJYEQ23l6bDrFrQYdkoZ3BC Literary Sources: "The Jewish Revolt" by Si Sheppard "The Forts of Judaea" by Samuel Rocca "Legions of Rome" by Stephen Dando-Collins "Uniforms of the Roman World" by Kevin Kiley Game Engine: Total War: Rome II Game Mods: Devide et Impera Legions of Rome

Mysteries of the Bible - Masada: The Last Fortress

Mysteries of the Bible - Masada: The Last Fortress

Masada is the famous story of the failed Jewish revolt against Roman authority. The historian Josephus relates the tale of over 900 men, women, and children dying by their own hand rather than being taken into slavery or killed by the enemy. Watch more TV shows for free at http://tvtuner.co

Masada - The History (Part 1 of 2)

Masada - The History (Part 1 of 2)

To view Masada parts 1 and 2, the History and the Site, click on the Playlist: https://youtu.be/2Zf2fTpzJHo?list=PL1rMNQPlbR7ZDRgK9Mf00ZjTb94-gwE-T This video is the history of Masada. Herod The Great had his winter palace built on Masada (Fortress, in Hebrew) from 37-31 BCE. Herod died in 4 CE (AD) and a small number of Roman soldiers served as guards there. Jewish Zealots objected to Roman Rule. Rebellion started in the north, in Galilee, in 66 CE. The Jewish Zealots were defeated and then the Temple and Jerusalem was destroyed in 70 CE. Zealots overtook the Roman soldiers on Masada and took this location for their Jewish people. What followed was a siege of Masada by the Romans followed by the destruction of Masada's double stone walls and the final constructed wooden wall. The Jewish leader, Elazar ben Yair gave his powerful final speech to the Jewish community. This video is the history of Masada and the Jewish Zealots' stronghold from 70-73 CE.

Story Of Masada

Story Of Masada

Rachel Lamb shares the story of Masada, on location in Israel.

MASADA | ISRAEL - A TRAVEL TOUR - HD 1080P

MASADA | ISRAEL - A TRAVEL TOUR - HD 1080P

Masada is an ancient fortification in the Southern District of Israel situated on top of an isolated rock plateau, akin to a mesa. It is located on the eastern edge of the Judaean Desert, overlooking the Dead Sea. Official website and blog: http://globetrotteralpha.com/ Join us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/GlobeTrotterAlphaTravels/ Check us out on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/globetrotteralphatravels/ Help me create the next travel videos by showing your support: https://www.patreon.com/globetrotteralpha Herod the Great built palaces for himself on the mountain and fortified Masada between 37 and 31 BCE. According to Josephus, the siege of Masada by troops of the Roman Empire at the end of the First Jewish–Roman War ended in the mass suicide of 960 people – the Sicarii rebels and their families hiding there. Masada is one of Israel's most popular tourist attractions Filmed during December 2011. For more information on Masada: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Masada Google Maps: https://www.google.com/maps/place/Masada+National+Park+-+Masada/@31.4382961,35.2160932,10.77z/data=!4m5!3m4!1s0x0:0xb36be08ba2295ed5!8m2!3d31.312215!4d35.3624582 Filming Equipment: Cameras: - Sony HDR-AX2000 - Sony Nex-VG10 Camera Accessories - Glidecam HD-2000 hand-held camera stabilization. - Sennheiser K6 module + ME66 shotgun microphone capsule. - Manfrotto 701HDV pro fluid video mini head / 055XB tripod legs. Editing Software: Sony Vegas Pro

Mount Masada, By The Dead Sea,

Mount Masada, By The Dead Sea,

This DVD is FREE at http://www.realdiscoveries.org/ Masada Mount Masada, on the eastern fringes of the Judean desert was another place not to be missed on the journey. Situated between Eng'edi and Sodom, it is detached from the surrounding escarpment, approximately 650 x 450 metres, and 450 metres above Dead Sea level. Being remote and with natural defences, an impressive fortress was built on the plateau during the second temple period. The story of Masada is recorded by Flavius Josephus, who commanded the Galilee district during the great revolt and eventually surrendered to the Romans. He was taken to Rome where he chronicled the revolt for posterity. Josephus wrote that the first fortress at Masada was built by Jonnathan, probable brother of Judah the Macabbee, high priest in 152 BC. Herod ruled from 37 to 4 BC and was aware of the strategic importance of Masada.

Masada, Israel: Ancient Fortress

Masada, Israel: Ancient Fortress

More info about travel to Israel: https://www.ricksteves.com/watch-read-listen/read/articles/why-visit-israel The ancient fortress in Masada, Israel served as a refuge of last resort back when the Jews were the rebellious subjects of Roman occupation. Masada’s rebels methodically took their own lives, and today, that mass suicide is the symbol of Israel’s staunch “they’ll never take us alive” commitment to freedom. At http://www.ricksteves.com, you'll find money-saving travel tips, small-group tours, guidebooks, TV shows, radio programs, podcasts, and more.

The Jewish uprising against the Romans at Masada [FULL DOCUMENTARY

The Jewish uprising against the Romans at Masada [FULL DOCUMENTARY

Mysteries of the Bible reports on Jewish uprising against the Romans at Masada. (Biblical Mysteries EP05)Masada (Hebrew מצדה, pronounced About this sound Metzada is an ancient fortification in the Southern District of Israel, on top of an isolated rock plateau (akin to a mesa) on the eastern edge of the Judaean Desert, overlooking the Dead Sea. Herod the Great built palaces for himself on the mountain and fortified Masada between 37 and 31 BCE. The Siege of Masada by troops of the Roman Empire towards the end of the First Jewish--Roman War ended in the mass suicide of the 960 Jewish rebels and their families holed up there. Masada is located 20 kilometres (12 mi) east of Arad.Masada is Israel`s most popular paid tourist attraction.The siege of Masada was among the final accords of the Great Jewish Revolt, occurring from 73 to 74 AD on a large hilltop in current-day Israel. The long siege by the troops of the Roman Empire led to the mass suicide of the Sicarii rebels and resident Jewish families of the Masada fortress. The siege was chronicled by Flavius Josephus, (who did not witness the event), a Jewish rebel leader captured by the Romans, in whose service he became a historian. Masada has become a controversial event in Jewish history, on the one hand becoming a place of reverence, a site commemorating fallen ancestors and their heroic struggle against oppression, and on the other a stark warning against radicalism.LegacyThe siege of Masada is often revered in modern Israel as `a symbol of Jewish heroism`. According to Klara Palotai, `Masada became a symbol for a heroic `last stand` for the State of Israel and played a major role for Israel in forging national identity`. To Israel, it symbolized the courage of the warriors of Masada, the strength they showed when they were able to hold of Masada for almost three years, and their choice of death over slavery in their struggle against an aggressive empire. Masada had become `the performance space of national heritage`, the site of military ceremonies. Palotai states how Masada `developed a special `love affair` with archeology` because the site had drawn people from all around the world to help locate the remnants of the fortress and the battle that occurred there.Others, however, see it as a case of Jewish radicals refusing to compromise, resorting instead to suicide and the murder of their families, both prohibited by Rabbinic Judaism. Researchers are questioning the findings of Yigael Yadin, the Israeli▶ Watch HANGOVER feat. Snoop Dogg M/V @ http://youtu.be/HkMNOlYcpHg PSY - Gangnam Style (강남스타일) ▶ Available on iTunes: http://Smarturl.it/psygangnam ▶ Official PSY Online Store US & International : http://psy.shop.bravadousa.com/ ▶ About PSY from YG Ent.: http://smarturl.it/YGfamilyAboutPSY ▶ PSY's Products on eBay: http://stores.ebay.com/ygentertainment ▶ YG-eShop: http://www.ygeshop.com For More Information @ http://www.facebook.com/officialpsy http://twitter.com/psy_oppa http://twitter.com/ygent_official http://me2day.net/psyfive http://www.psypark.com App Store: http://goo.gl/l9TU6 Google Play: http://goo.gl/UiEn1 © YG Entertainment Inc. All rights reserved.Riding the Bonesaw downhill jump trail at Highland Mountain bike park. Bonesaw splits off of Hellion and includes many jumps, and drops. Highland mountain is a great place for beginner or expert mountain bike riders. ----------- From My Blog: Basic GoPro videography terms - http://goo.gl/nj7DZH Beginners guide to MTB sponsorship - http://goo.gl/gD9Swo ------------ Recommended Videos: My Battle of Hellion Winning Run - http://goo.gl/SP8haL POV of NE style at Highland Mountain - http://goo.gl/mBBi7n ------------ On the web: http://PhilKmetz.com http://www.facebook.com/PhilKmetz http://www.instagram.com/PhilKmetzLee visits Charlotte, NC to see his favorite NFL team, the Carolina Panthers play against the Cincinnati Bengals. This game was played on Sunday, September 26, 2010.Videogames, digital pens, holograms a

Masada Israel - one of the incredible ruins you have to see to believe

Masada Israel - one of the incredible ruins you have to see to believe

Zahi Shaked A tour guide in Israel and his camera zahigo25@walla.com +972-54-6905522 tel סיור עם מורה הדרך ומדריך הטיולים צחי שקד 0546905522 My name is Zahi Shaked In 2000 I became a registered liscenced tourist guide. My dedication in life is to pass on the ancient history of the Holy Land. Following upon many years of travel around the world, which was highlighted by a very exciting emotional and soul-searching meeting with the Dalai Lama, I realized that I had a mission. To pass on the the history of the Holy Land, its religions, and in particular, the birth and development of Christianity. In order to fulfill this "calling" in the best way possible, I studied in depth, visited, and personally experienced each and every important site of the ancient Christians. I studied for and received my first bachelors degree in the ancient history of the Holy Land, and am presently completing my studies for my second degree.(Masters) Parralel to my studies, and in order to earn a living, I was employed for many years in advertising. What I learned there was how to attract the publics attention, generate and, increase interest, and assimilate information. All this I use as tools to describe, explain and deepen the interest in the sites that we visit. From my experience, I have learned that in this way, the Holy Land becomes more than just history, and that the large stones that we see scattered about in dissaray, join together one by one until they become - a Byzantine Church. This also happens when I lead a group of Pilgrims in the Steps of Jesus. We climb to the peak of Mount Precipice, "glide" over the land to the Sea of Galilee, land on the water and "see" the miracle which enfolds before us. This is a many faceted experience. Not only history which you will remember and cherish, but an experience which I hope will be inplanted in your hearts and minds, and will accompany you all the days of your life.

PART -1- MASADA ISRAEL

PART -1- MASADA   ISRAEL

Masada

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