October 6 -10, the Temple Institute will be celebrating Maimonides? 6th of Cheshvan (Oct. 10th) ascent to the Temple Mount with articles posted daily describing the Rambam?s life and times, his visit to Israel and the Temple Mount, and the commandment of Mora Mikdash - showing reverence for G-d on the Temple Mount. To keep abreast of our daily article, visit this page, join us on , or follow us on .
To begin day one, and learn about Rambam's early life in 12th century Spain and North Africa, click .
To read day two, and discover what awaited Rambam in the land of Israel, held by the crusaders, click .
To proceed to day three, and read in the Rambam's own words of his perilous journey through Israel and his ascent to the Temple Mount, click .
To go to day four, and learn about the Rambam's own reflections on his ascent to the Temple Mount, click .
On day five, view a four minute video in which we reenact the Rambam's historic visit to the Temple Mount, and also learn about the Rambam's life in Egypt. Click .
Click to download our Week of the Rambam artwork.