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Cave of the Patriarchs

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Secrets of the Tomb of the Patriarchs in Hebron

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Hebron, Palestine: Tomb of Abraham

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Tour of the Cave Machpelah | Located in Hebron, Israel | Beit Tehila

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Cave of the Patriarchs (Merat Hamachpela) in Hebron, Israel

The Cave of the Patriarchs, also called the Cave of Machpelah and known by Muslims as the Sanctuary of Abraham or the Ibrahimi Mosque, is a series of subterranean chambers located in the heart of the old city of Hebron (Al-Khalil) in the Hebron Hills. According to tradition that has been associated with the Holy Books Torah, Bible and Quran, the cave and adjoining field were purchased by Abraham as a burial plot.
  • Etymology of Machpelah 

  • Biblical origin 

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