World map jerusalem. You will receive periodic updates regarding recent events publications and new initiatives. The state of israel was declared in 1948 after britain withdrew from its mandate of palestine the un proposed partitioning the area into arab and jewish states and arab armies that rejected the un plan were defeated. T o map situs hierusalem map of jerusalem 13th century. 205 isidore of sevilles tripartite world map1472.
With the letter t inside an o is a type of medieval world map sometimes also called a beatine map or a beatus map because one of the earliest known representations of this sort is attributed to beatus of liebana an 8th century spanish monk. Jerusalem al quds holy land. Current local time in israel jerusalem. The name itself evokes an idea of universality and peace reaching beyond nationalisms racial disputes religious faiths and political barriers.
Learn more about the citys history and culture in this article. A t and o map or o t or t o map orbis terrarum orb or circle of the lands. The status of jerusalem is disputed in both international law and diplomatic practice with both the israelis and palestinians claiming jerusalem as their capital city. Explore jerusalems sunrise and sunset moonrise and moonset.
Long an object of veneration and conflict jerusalem has been governed by an extended series of dynasties and states over centuries. The holy city of the jews is sacred to christians and muslims as well. About jerusalem map is showing jerusalem seat of the israeli government and largest city of israel.