Prayer times in Israel

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About Israel

Israel, officially known as the State of Israel, is located in the Middle East, on the southeastern shore of the Mediterranean Sea. It borders Lebanon to the north, Syria to the northeast, Jordan to the east, Egypt to the southwest, and the Palestinian territories of West Bank and Gaza Strip to the east and west, respectively. Israel's diversity of landscapes ranges from the Negev desert in the south, the fertile Galilee and coastal plains in the north, to the Great Rift Valley that traverses its eastern length. The country has a rich historical and cultural heritage dating back thousands of years, being one of the earliest places of human habitation. It's home to numerous religious and cultural sites, particularly for Jews, Christians, and Muslims, including Jerusalem's Western Wall, Bethlehem's Church of the Nativity, and Hebron's Ibrahimi Mosque. This has made Israel a focal point for religious tourism. The nation is known for its high standard of living, robust economy, and a vibrant tech sector often dubbed as 'Silicon Wadi'. Israel's society is diverse, with a mixture of religious and secular communities. The country is renowned for its contribution to arts, science, and literature. Hebrew and Arabic are the official languages, and the country operates under a parliamentary democracy, with Jerusalem as its proclaimed capital, although this is not recognized internationally. Despite its relatively small size, Israel plays a significant role in regional politics and has a complex relationship with its neighbors due to longstanding conflicts.