Rosh Pina

Rosh Pina

A walk through the cobble-stoned lanes of Rosh Pina takes you straight back to the end of the 19th century and the First Aliya—the first wave of Zionist immigration to the Land of Israel.

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Baron Edmond de Rothschild

(1845-1934) It was the pogroms of the 1880s in Russia that motivated me to act in favor of my people. I was approached by Rabbi Samuel Mohilever when the early Jewish settlements of the First Aliya faced financial ruin. I lent my assistance to both the settlements of Rishon LeZion and Zikhron Ya’akov.

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