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  11/7/2011, Cheshvan 10, 5772

Traffic Changes at Rachel's Tomb

Starting Monday morning, only public transportation will be allowed access to the Rachel's Tomb (Kever Rachel) complex, between Jerusalem and Bethlehem, ahead of the anniversary of the biblical matriarch's death, which runs from Monday evening until Tuesday evening.

Tens of thousands of visitors are expected at the site for the observance.