has been built by the site of ancient Modi'in where the Hasmonean family
lived and which became the starting place of the Maccabean revolt against the
ancient Greeks. Today modern Modi'in is a symbol of Jewish strength and expert
is located between Tel Aviv and Jerusalem with a population of about 75,000 good
city offers an exceptional quality of life. Thus young people have been flocking here
since its inception. They see it as a place to raise a family.
Some of Israel’s best architecture is being built
and planned for this city of the Modern age.
In Modi’in children’s education is a top priority.
Thus they put 45 percent of the cities budget into it. There are over 15,000
kids in school in this city. Besides the dozens of Kindergartens for small
children, there are 14 primary schools and three of them are religious. There
are 5 high schools a Yeshiva for boys and a religious high school for girls and
all kinds of after school programs.
People’s health is not forgotten in Modi’in, which
has at lest 4 health care organizations operating in the city as well as
pharmacies, dentists and Ambulance services. The ministry of Health has
big plans here in Modi’in. That is to build a 900 bed Hospital along with 4
emergency medical clinics in conjunction with Hadassah. Also a pre-natal clinic
is planned for women. Modi’in also provides personal care for its senior
citizens in their own home. Pictured Below on left is the Center for Family
Health and on the right a shopping mall.
About 25 percent of this Jewish city is
religious and 75 percent secular. Modi'in is proof that G-d is blessing
the rebuilding of His ancient nation.
The city is a joy because the children are happy. They
love their schools and there is a variety of activities for your vibrant
Modi’in is flourishing. A central business area is
being created in the heart of the city. Here one will find a library, a college,
and a main synagogue. Parkland and municipal buildings are part of the project
as well as an open plaza.
modern Train Station has been completed which provides service from Tel Aviv to
Modi'in via Ben Gurion Airport. The rail line is being built to connect to
Modi’in is being well planned. To make it one of the
worlds most modern cities. Indeed, Modern Israel is the only nation in the
history of the world that has given birth and grown up in a modern technological
age. Therefore they have the advantage of all the modern know how and
Urban development has not forgotten the little
children. Everywhere they provide for the little ones. Modi’in has a center to
provide services for parent with babies and small children. It is called the
child and parent enrichment center. Here you can also find playgrounds, day
care, a child activity area, a psychologist and a parent’s school.
The business park that is being created will have
modern buildings on well over one million square meters of land. A projected
work force here of 30,000 people. Yes, work and live in the same city. It can be
done in Israel.
Modi’in does have culture, with a variety of
activities through out the year. Such as a Purim parade, and other Jewish
festival events. Scouts and Bnei Akiva activities. Activities just for women.
There is theatre, films, concerts; two sports centers, soccer, basketball,
baseball, gymnastics and modern dance. How about ballet, folk dance, karate or
swimming. There are local synagogues and Mikvot in the city. They are all
cultural, just as the Hassidic musical shows which you can find in the city. What ever you like it is here
for you and not all of it has been said. This year was the first ever Modi'in
Simcha Torah celebrations for women. Indeed Modi’in is a modern symbol of
Israel’s strength. Jewish strength.
The city planners have created a city that fits in with the landscape.
The provision of lots of green space provides a calm beauty to the surroundings.
If you like green space then here is your place. The city has planned for 50
percent of the land for green space.
What more can be said about this Jewel in the heart
So When Are You
who trust in HaShem are like Mount Zion, which cannot be moved, but abides
forever. As the mountains surround Jerusalem, so HaShem
surrounds His people, from this time forth and forever.”
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כי לעולם חסדו