According to the Kosel Heritage Foundation, 150,000 people visited the Kosel over Shabbos Chazon/Tisha B’Av.
Tens of thousands of mispallalim made their way to the Kosel to mourn the destruction of the Batei Mikdash, including families and single persons.
After the fast, on Sunday night, the heritage foundation in cooperation with volunteer organizations, distributed snacks and drink to mispallalim for those wishing to break their fast before arriving at home.
Thousands continued coming during the night on motzei Shabbos for Kiddush Levana, including bnei yeshivos, rabbonim and admorim.
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The video and photos below were taken by Avi Jacobson for YWN:
(YWN Israel Desk – Jerusalem/Photo & Video Credit: Kosel Heritage Foundation)