Solomon is regarded as the
wisest king ever. His name in history is synonymous with wisdom. His
justice is still famous and hundreds of stories circulate all over the
about his wisdom.
Solomon was born in Jerusalem. Since his childhood, he was peace-loving
tolerant. He was good at studies and had a sharp mind. He learnt many
and read a good number of religious books. These books made Solomon
truthful, honest and wise.
had the capacity to find out a solution to a problem related to
ruled his kingdom very wisely. He built a huge temple in Jerusalem
the proof of his religious-mindedness. He encouraged trade and made his
prosperous and wealthy. He was a humanist and entered into matrimonial
relations with neighboring kingdoms to have friendly ties with them and
peacefully together. Thus, his reign is described as 'Golden Age' in
history of Jews.