1,000s at Tombs of Rachel, Yosef

The tombs of the Matriarch Rachel and of her son, Yosef, had many visitors on the anniversary of the Matriarch's passing on 11 Cheshvan.

Israel National TV , | updated: 22:01

At Mother Rachel's Tomb
At Mother Rachel's Tomb
Israel news photo: Yoni Kempinski

Thousands of Jewish worshipers flocked to the Tomb of the Matriarch Rachel near Bethlehem and to the tomb of her son, Yosef (Joseph), for the anniversary of her passing away on 11 Cheshvan. Israel National TV brings you exclusive video coverage from both places.

Yoni Kempinski joined those who came to the Rachel's Tomb in Bethlehem and spoke with the organizers about the uniqueness of Rachel and the ideas behind praying at the tombs of the righteous.


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Amatzia HaEitan visited the Tomb of Yosef HaTzadik (Joseph the Righteous) along with hundreds of others and brought back sights and sounds.


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Both events were sponsored by philanthropist Yosef Gutnick of Australia.




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