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Cave 7Q-9Q dispute

Cave 7Q-9Q dispute
A publication by H. Eshel and M. Broshi makes a claim that Cave 7Q is east of the location marked, and caves 8Q and 9Q have been switched. This statement is incorrect. I ha… http://www.uhl.ac/old/index.php/en/resources/blog/cave-7q-9q-dispute/

Caves 7Q-10Q

Caves 7Q-10Q
Cave 7Q Figures: II, XXXI In 1955 a team of workers undertook the task to examine the entire perimeter of the marl terrace which supports the khirbeh in order to determine if … http://www.uhl.ac/old/index.php/en/resources/blog/caves-7q-10q/

Caves 7, 8 and 9 VR

Caves 7, 8 and 9 VR
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The Profiles of Caves 4Q and 5Q

The Profiles of Caves 4Q and 5Q
THE CAVES OF THE SOUTHWEST SPUR OF THE SETTLEMENT: Caves 4Qa, 4Qb, 5Q and 10Q Cave 4 (4Q) (map ref. 1934.1276) In the first half of September 1952, close to the site of Kh. … http://www.uhl.ac/old/index.php/en/resources/blog/profiles-caves-4q-and-5q/

Cave 4Q and 5Q VR

Cave 4Q and 5Q VR
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Cave 6Q on its own

Cave 6Q on its own
Cave 6Q (a.k.a. Survey Cave-GQ 26 [olim D 14]) (map ref. 1932.1276) M. BAILLET, J. T. MILIK AND R. DE VAUX, The ‘Small Caves of Qumran’, DJD III Texts (Oxford, 1962) pp. 10 and… http://www.uhl.ac/old/index.php/en/resources/blog/cave-6q-its-own/

Cave 11 VR; Cave 3's northern, priestly partner

Cave 11 VR; Cave 3's northern, priestly partner
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If we would allow Cave 3 to speak for itself . . .

If we would allow Cave 3 to speak for itself . . .
Cave 3Q, located in the same cave cluster as 11Q, is of non-Essene, lay character (including a Lamentations megilla). It is likely connected with the Zealots, the self-appointed p… http://www.uhl.ac/old/index.php/en/resources/blog/if-we-would-allow-cave-3-speak-itself/

The 56th Anniversary of the discovery of Cave 3

The 56th Anniversary of the discovery of Cave 3
Cave 3 (3Q; a.k.a. Survey Cave G-8) (map ref. 1935.1310) Excavation: March 14-25, 1952. Final excavation report: de Vaux, DJD III. “19/3/1952. The cave in its original shape… http://www.uhl.ac/old/index.php/en/resources/blog/56th-anniversary-discovery-cave-3/

Cave 3Q VR

Cave 3Q VR
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56 years ago: The Qumran Cliffs Survey

56 years ago: The Qumran Cliffs Survey
56 years ago this week, along with the excavation of cave 2, a survey of the cliffs (8 km long, i.e., running 4 km north and south of Wadi Qumran) was carried out under the directi… http://www.uhl.ac/old/index.php/en/resources/blog/56-years-ago-qumran-cliffs-survey/

If we would allow Cave 2 to speak for itself ...

If we would allow Cave 2 to speak for itself ...
Cave 2 (2Q; a.k.a. Survey Cave 19) (map ref. 1933.1284) In February of 1952 Bedouin discovered that this cave contained numerous scroll fragments and offered them for sale. At … http://www.uhl.ac/old/index.php/en/resources/blog/if-we-would-allow-cave-2-speak-itself/

Cave 2 VR (Virtual Reality)

Cave 2 VR (Virtual Reality)
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The Setting of the Mould: the connection between Cave 1 and Khirbet Qumran

The Setting of the Mould: the connection between Cave 1 and Khirbet Qumran
In December 1951, four years after the discovery of Cave 1, Roland de Vaux connected its manuscript remains to the nearby site of Khirbet Qumran when he found one of the unique cy… http://www.uhl.ac/old/index.php/en/resources/blog/setting-mould-connection-between-cave-1-and-khirbet-qumran/

Cave 1 VR (Virtual Reality)

Cave 1 VR (Virtual Reality)
In the forthcoming Second Temple Period Educational Suite, you and your students will be able to walk from from Qumran to the caves, and from one cave to the other virtually.The f… http://www.uhl.ac/old/index.php/en/resources/blog/cave-1-vr-virtual-reality/

Since when was Cave 1, actually Cave 1?

Since when was Cave 1, actually Cave 1?
What is now known as Qumran Cave 1 today, was not always called by that name. 61 years ago when the cave was first discovered it quickly became known as the "Grotte des manuscrit… http://www.uhl.ac/old/index.php/en/resources/blog/when-was-cave-1-actually-cave-1/

Can you find Qumran's Cave 1?

Can you find Qumran's Cave 1?
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Don't Fight, You're Both Right!

Don't Fight, You're Both Right!
That also means, "Get along, you're both wrong!" A new article has been published on the UHL web site which reassesses the sources of the manuscripts found in the Judean Desert… http://www.uhl.ac/old/index.php/en/resources/blog/dont-fight-youre-both-right/

The Cave Clusters of Qumran

The Cave Clusters of Qumran
  The Cave Clusters of Qumran (Handout at IOQS, Ljubljana)     http://www.uhl.ac/old/index.php/en/resources/blog/cave-clusters-qumran/

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