Map of delhi for Herod was part Jewish and has been generously described by one biographer as a man of piety who adhered to simple and uncluttered Judaism. Certainly he was, at the very time when the Magi visited, overseeing the reconstruction and beautification of the Jerusalem temple. And yet Herod, though persuaded by the Magi that the Messiah had been born, did not rejoice, but recoiled with horror, because this momentous event did not accord with his succession plans. The People of Jerusalem. Surprisingly, all of Jerusalem was also troubled v. by the Magi’s announcement. Although some scholars have argued that the city’s religious leaders are in view here, that is too narrow a reading of the phrase. Map of delhi 2016.