Zippori

Zippori

Zippori-Mona Lisa of Galilee

Zippori was a cosmopolitan Jewish city and capital of Galilee in Roman and Talmudic times. It also served as the seat of the Sanhedrin. In Zippori, you’ll find some of the most beautiful mosaic floors in all of David’s Land

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Rabbi Yehuda HaNasi

(135-219 CE) My students just call me “Rabbi.” I’m the president of the Sanhedrin where I presided for many years in Beit Shearim. Due to poor health, my doctors advised me to move to Zippori on the mountain-top where the air is clear and healthier.

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