Home Life Style Travel High and once mighty Masada The ancient Masada plateau citadel in Israel is a constant presence in the Jewish consciousness and a symbol of their downfall. Share Via Email Published: 21st January 2017 10:00 PM | Last Updated: 21st January 2017 09:15 AM | A+A A- By Anita Rao-kashiExpress News Service Stay up to date on all the latest Travel news with The New Indian Express App. Download nowGet the news that matters from New Indian Express on WhatsApp. Click this link and hit 'Click to Subscribe'. Follow the instructions after that.