שומרונים (Samaritans)

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Members of the ancient Samaritan community read from a holy book during the pilgrimage for the holy day of Passover at the religion's holiest site on the top of Mount Gerizim near the West Bank town of Nablus, early Sunday, April 20, 2014. According to tradition, the Samaritans are descendants of Jews who were not deported when the Assyrians conquered Israel in the 8th century B.C.

Many assume that Jesus' Last Supper was a Seder, the ritual Passover meal.

On April you have the opportunity to see this year old ritual on Mt. Also Ancient Shilo, wine tasting and more.

Members of the ancient Samaritan community hold up a Torah scroll during the holiday of Shavuot on Mount Gerizim near the West Bank town of Nablus.

Samaritan people pray during a pilgrimage marking the holiday of Passover at Mount Gerizim on the outskirts of the West City of Nablus May (Yonatan Sindel/

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"The ceremony has not changed and it will not change," says 67-year-old participant.

"The ceremony has not changed and it will not change," says 67-year-old participant.

"The ceremony has not changed and it will not change," says participant.

Samaritans

Samaritans

"The ceremony has not changed and it will not change," says participant.

Samaritan priests insert skewered Passover sacrifices into an underground oven during the Samaritan Passover ritual on Mount Grizim, near the West Bank town of Nablus, on April (Yaniv

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Samaritan worshipers insert their skewered Passover sacrifices into the oven during the ritual sacrifice, part of a Samaritan Passover ceremony on Mount Gerizim near the West Bank town of Nablus, April 2013 (photo credit: Yossi

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