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Virtual Tour of the Jordan Valley and Dead Sea

Oct 21, 2021

וַיִּשָּׂא־ל֣וֹט אֶת־עֵינָ֗יו וַיַּרְא֙ אֶת־כׇּל־כִּכַּ֣ר הַיַּרְדֵּ֔ן כִּ֥י כֻלָּ֖הּ מַשְׁקֶ֑ה לִפְנֵ֣י ׀ שַׁחֵ֣ת יְהֹוָ֗ה אֶת־סְדֹם֙ וְאֶת־עֲמֹרָ֔ה כְּגַן־יְהֹוָה֙ כְּאֶ֣רֶץ מִצְרַ֔יִם בֹּאֲכָ֖ה צֹֽעַר׃

Lot looked about him and saw how well watered was the whole plain of the Yarden, all of it—this was before Hashem had destroyed Sodom and Gomorrah—all the way to Zoar, like the garden of Hashem, like the land of Egypt.

va-yi-sa LOT et ay-NAV va-YAR et kol ki-KAR ha-yar-DAYN KEE khu-LAH mash-KEH lif-NAY sha-KHAYT a-do-NAI et s'-DOM v'-et a-mo-RAH k'-gan a-do-NAI k'-E-retz mitz-RA-yim bo-a-KHA TZO-ar

Genesis 13:10

Rabbi Akiva Gersh guides you on a virtual tour of Israel with a focus on the Jordan Valley, where Abraham lived as described in the Book of Genesis.

In this video, you will learn the biblical, historical and political history of Israel with a special focus on maps to better understand how the geography impacts our study of Scripture.

You will learn about the Jordan Valley, the Dead Sea, Jericho and other cities in the area in this fascinating virtual tour.

Related Names and Places: Abraham, Jericho

Relate Bible Verses: Chapter 13

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