Jerusalem | Aish World Center | Dome of the Rock
Jerusalem | Aish World Center | Dome of the Rock

A story I photographed for ADAC Reisemagazin focusing on the three monotheistic religions of Jerusalem: Judaism, Islam, and Christianity - each represented by an artist or merchant.

Words: Christian Heinrich.

Photo Editors: Jasmin Rozencwajg, Silke Bodenberger, Florian Stern

Photo Caption: Tourists are seen playing with their children at the rooftop observatory of 'Aish World Center' located in the Jewish Quarter of the Old City of Jerusalem overlooking the Dome of the Rock Mosque with its golden cupola, which is located in the Al Aqsa Mosque compound. A 1.2-ton model of the Holy Temple can be seen next to the Dome of the Rock Mosque

Jerusalem | Fabric Merchant Bilal Abu Khalaf
Jerusalem | Fabric Merchant Bilal Abu Khalaf

Bilal Abu Khalaf, a merchant of fabric and textile poses for a photograph at his store, near the Muristan Square in the Christian Quarter of the Old City of Jerusalem

Jerusalem | Fabric Merchant Bilal Abu Khalaf
Jerusalem | Fabric Merchant Bilal Abu Khalaf

Bilal Abu Khalaf, a merchant of fabric and textile poses for a photograph at his store, near the Muristan Square in the Christian Quarter of the Old City of Jerusalem

Jerusalem | Mount of Olives Overlook
Jerusalem | Mount of Olives Overlook

A tourist wearing a Keffiyeh (a traditional Arab headdress) is seen riding a camel on the Mount of Olives overlooking the Dome of the Rock Mosque with its golden cupola, located in the Al Aqsa Mosque compound in the Old City of Jerusalem

Jerusalem | Mount of Olives Overlook
Jerusalem | Mount of Olives Overlook

A tourist poses for a photograph as she looks at the Dome of the Rock Mosque with its golden cupola, located in the Al Aqsa Mosque compound in the Old City of Jerusalem, from the Mount of Olives

Jerusalem | Muristan Square
Jerusalem | Muristan Square

The Lutheran Church of the Redeemer on the right and a minaret of a mosque on the left provide the backdrop as a child rides his bicycle while a Muslim woman walks past the Muristan Square in the Christian Quarter of the Old City of Jerusalem

Jerusalem | Church of the Holy Sepulchre
Jerusalem | Church of the Holy Sepulchre

A worshipper prays inside the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, traditionally believed to be the burial site of Jesus Christ, in the Old City of Jerusalem

Jerusalem | Church of the Holy Sepulchre
Jerusalem | Church of the Holy Sepulchre

People stand in line to visit the recently renovated Edicule inside the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, traditionally believed to be the burial site of Jesus Christ, in the Old City of Jerusalem.

Jerusalem | Church of the Holy Sepulchre
Jerusalem | Church of the Holy Sepulchre

People stand in line to visit the recently renovated Edicule inside the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, traditionally believed to be the burial site of Jesus Christ, in the Old City of Jerusalem

Jerusalem | Tattoo artist Wassim Razzouk
Jerusalem | Tattoo artist Wassim Razzouk

Tattoo artist Wassim Razzouk, tattoos the arm of customer Nathan Hosler, a pastor at the Church of the Brethren in Washington D.C. at Razzouk Tattoo in the Christian Quarter of the Old City of Jerusalem

Jerusalem | Old City Market
Jerusalem | Old City Market

Christian nuns and priests are seen at the market near the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in the Old City of Jerusalem

Jerusalem | Western Wall and Al Aqsa Mosque
Jerusalem | Western Wall and Al Aqsa Mosque

The Dome of the Rock Mosque with its golden cupola, located in the Al Aqsa Mosque compound provides the backdrop, as a couple walks down the street in the Jewish Quarter of the Old City of Jerusalem

Jerusalem | Western Wall
Jerusalem | Western Wall

An ultra-Orthodox Jewish man prays at the Western Wall, the holiest site where Jews can pray, in the Jewish Quarter of the Old City of Jerusalem

Jerusalem | Western Wall
Jerusalem | Western Wall

Jewish men and tourists pray at the Western Wall, the holiest site where Jews can pray, in the Jewish Quarter of the Old City of Jerusalem

Jerusalem | Scribe and artist Yehuda Peretz
Jerusalem | Scribe and artist Yehuda Peretz

Scribe and artist Yehuda Peretz, poses for a photograph at The Fifth Quarter Gallery, a Judaica art gallery, workshop, studio space and store in the Jewish Quarter of the Old City of Jerusalem

Jerusalem | Scribe and artist Yehuda Peretz
Jerusalem | Scribe and artist Yehuda Peretz

Scribe and artist Yehuda Peretz, is seen working at The Fifth Quarter Gallery, a Judaica art gallery, workshop, studio space and store in the Jewish Quarter of the Old City of Jerusalem

Jerusalem | Aish World Center | Dome of the Rock
Jerusalem | Fabric Merchant Bilal Abu Khalaf
Jerusalem | Fabric Merchant Bilal Abu Khalaf
Jerusalem | Mount of Olives Overlook
Jerusalem | Mount of Olives Overlook
Jerusalem | Muristan Square
Jerusalem | Church of the Holy Sepulchre
Jerusalem | Church of the Holy Sepulchre
Jerusalem | Church of the Holy Sepulchre
Jerusalem | Tattoo artist Wassim Razzouk
Jerusalem | Old City Market
Jerusalem | Western Wall and Al Aqsa Mosque
Jerusalem | Western Wall
Jerusalem | Western Wall
Jerusalem | Scribe and artist Yehuda Peretz
Jerusalem | Scribe and artist Yehuda Peretz
Jerusalem | Aish World Center | Dome of the Rock

A story I photographed for ADAC Reisemagazin focusing on the three monotheistic religions of Jerusalem: Judaism, Islam, and Christianity - each represented by an artist or merchant.

Words: Christian Heinrich.

Photo Editors: Jasmin Rozencwajg, Silke Bodenberger, Florian Stern

Photo Caption: Tourists are seen playing with their children at the rooftop observatory of 'Aish World Center' located in the Jewish Quarter of the Old City of Jerusalem overlooking the Dome of the Rock Mosque with its golden cupola, which is located in the Al Aqsa Mosque compound. A 1.2-ton model of the Holy Temple can be seen next to the Dome of the Rock Mosque

Jerusalem | Fabric Merchant Bilal Abu Khalaf

Bilal Abu Khalaf, a merchant of fabric and textile poses for a photograph at his store, near the Muristan Square in the Christian Quarter of the Old City of Jerusalem

Jerusalem | Fabric Merchant Bilal Abu Khalaf

Bilal Abu Khalaf, a merchant of fabric and textile poses for a photograph at his store, near the Muristan Square in the Christian Quarter of the Old City of Jerusalem

Jerusalem | Mount of Olives Overlook

A tourist wearing a Keffiyeh (a traditional Arab headdress) is seen riding a camel on the Mount of Olives overlooking the Dome of the Rock Mosque with its golden cupola, located in the Al Aqsa Mosque compound in the Old City of Jerusalem

Jerusalem | Mount of Olives Overlook

A tourist poses for a photograph as she looks at the Dome of the Rock Mosque with its golden cupola, located in the Al Aqsa Mosque compound in the Old City of Jerusalem, from the Mount of Olives

Jerusalem | Muristan Square

The Lutheran Church of the Redeemer on the right and a minaret of a mosque on the left provide the backdrop as a child rides his bicycle while a Muslim woman walks past the Muristan Square in the Christian Quarter of the Old City of Jerusalem

Jerusalem | Church of the Holy Sepulchre

A worshipper prays inside the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, traditionally believed to be the burial site of Jesus Christ, in the Old City of Jerusalem

Jerusalem | Church of the Holy Sepulchre

People stand in line to visit the recently renovated Edicule inside the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, traditionally believed to be the burial site of Jesus Christ, in the Old City of Jerusalem.

Jerusalem | Church of the Holy Sepulchre

People stand in line to visit the recently renovated Edicule inside the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, traditionally believed to be the burial site of Jesus Christ, in the Old City of Jerusalem

Jerusalem | Tattoo artist Wassim Razzouk

Tattoo artist Wassim Razzouk, tattoos the arm of customer Nathan Hosler, a pastor at the Church of the Brethren in Washington D.C. at Razzouk Tattoo in the Christian Quarter of the Old City of Jerusalem

Jerusalem | Old City Market

Christian nuns and priests are seen at the market near the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in the Old City of Jerusalem

Jerusalem | Western Wall and Al Aqsa Mosque

The Dome of the Rock Mosque with its golden cupola, located in the Al Aqsa Mosque compound provides the backdrop, as a couple walks down the street in the Jewish Quarter of the Old City of Jerusalem

Jerusalem | Western Wall

An ultra-Orthodox Jewish man prays at the Western Wall, the holiest site where Jews can pray, in the Jewish Quarter of the Old City of Jerusalem

Jerusalem | Western Wall

Jewish men and tourists pray at the Western Wall, the holiest site where Jews can pray, in the Jewish Quarter of the Old City of Jerusalem

Jerusalem | Scribe and artist Yehuda Peretz

Scribe and artist Yehuda Peretz, poses for a photograph at The Fifth Quarter Gallery, a Judaica art gallery, workshop, studio space and store in the Jewish Quarter of the Old City of Jerusalem

Jerusalem | Scribe and artist Yehuda Peretz

Scribe and artist Yehuda Peretz, is seen working at The Fifth Quarter Gallery, a Judaica art gallery, workshop, studio space and store in the Jewish Quarter of the Old City of Jerusalem

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