Jerusalem Syndrome: A film by Erin Sax
Each year, about a hundred tourists and pilgrims visiting Jerusalem suffer from a bizarre psychiatric disturbance. They report having powerful mystical and religious experiences which cause them to manifest extreme changes in their behavior, personality and lifestyle. This phenomenon has come to be known as the Jerusalem Syndrome. (6 mn)
Excerpts from the film courtesy of JCS Productions.
Language: English




Pilgrimage to the Holy Shrines
Report: Jews and Christians facing the Western Wall.