Jonathan Cohen's photos with the Daliyat al-Karmel

Chickens in a Basket – El-Muraqa Monastery, Daliyat al-Karmel, Israel

Chickens in a Basket – El-Muraqa Monastery, Daliyat al-Karmel, Israel
Added on June 25, 2018

A Consort of Vials – El-Muraqa Monastery, Daliyat al-Karmel, Israel

A Consort of Vials – El-Muraqa Monastery, Daliyat al-Karmel, Israel
Added on June 25, 2018

Bambi and Friends – El-Muraqa Monastery, Daliyat al-Karmel, Israel

Bambi and Friends – El-Muraqa Monastery, Daliyat al-Karmel, Israel
Added on June 25, 2018

Cactus Garden, Take #5 – El-Muraqa Monastery, Daliyat al-Karmel, Israel

Cactus Garden, Take #5 – El-Muraqa Monastery, Daliyat al-Karmel, Israel
Added on June 23, 2018

Cat on a Cold Stone Floor – El-Muraqa Monastery, Daliyat al-Karmel, Israel

Cat on a Cold Stone Floor – El-Muraqa Monastery, Daliyat al-Karmel, Israel
… with apologies to Tennessee Williams
Added on June 23, 2018

Monastic Minimalism – El-Muraqa Monastery, Daliyat al-Karmel, Israel

Monastic Minimalism – El-Muraqa Monastery, Daliyat al-Karmel, Israel
The highest point on Mount Carmel is the place of "sacrifice" or "burning" (El Muraqa), where – according to the Bible – the prophet Elijah challenged the prophets of Baal (1 Kings 18:20-40). The site is marked by a monastery of the Roman Catholic Carmeli…
Added on June 23, 2018

Statue of a Zealot – El-Muraqa Monastery, Daliyat al-Karmel, Israel

Statue of a Zealot – El-Muraqa Monastery, Daliyat al-Karmel, Israel
The inscription on the base of the statue is from the apocryphal biblical book of ben Sirah. "Then Elijah the prophet arose like a fire, his word like a flaming torch."
Added on June 23, 2018

Sheep May Gently Graze – El-Muraqa Monastery, Daliyat al-Karmel, Israel

Sheep May Gently Graze – El-Muraqa Monastery, Daliyat al-Karmel, Israel
Added on June 23, 2018

Yellow Snapdragons – El-Muraqa Monastery, Daliyat al-Karmel, Israel

Yellow Snapdragons – El-Muraqa Monastery, Daliyat al-Karmel, Israel
Added on June 21, 2018

Cactus Garden, Take #3 – El-Muraqa Monastery, Daliyat al-Karmel, Israel

Cactus Garden, Take #3 – El-Muraqa Monastery, Daliyat al-Karmel, Israel
Added on June 21, 2018