Tomb of Rachel Bethlehem, State of Palestine

Painting of Rachel's Tomb As It Looked in Late 1800s
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The burial place of the biblical matriarch Rachel, wife of Jacob. For Jews it is the third holiest site after the Temple Mount and Tomb of the Patriarchs.

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319318
Names
Tomb of Rachel
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Coordinates
31.720410° N, 35.202127° E

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Article Title
Tomb of Rachel (Bethlehem, State of Palestine)
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Holly Hayes
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March 21, 2015