Judaism is split up into many branches such as Orthodox, Reform, Conservative, Reconstructionist. Jews trace their national and religious origins back to God's call to Abraham and the revelation of the Torah to Moses at Mount Sinai. Their sacred text is the Torah.
The Western Wall is what remains of the structure surrounding the Second Jerusalem Temple. Worldwide Jews pray facing Jerusalem morning, afternoon, and evening, and within Jerusalem, Jews face toward the Western Wall.
The Jew's sacred symbol is the star of David, also known as the Magen David, or Shield of David.
Abraham is considered the father of Judaism.
Yom Kippur, the holiest day on the Jewish calendar, on which for 25 hours Jews don’t eat or drink. Falls ten days after Rosh Hashanah, which is the Jewish New Year.
Majority of Jews live in the Middle East, but they mainly live in Israel.