The Ancient Cemetery of Tzfat

This informative, yet basic, slideshow (01:25) presents the history of the ancient cemetery in Tzfat, a pilgrimage site due to the many righteous sages buried here. It provides basic information about some of the well-known figures buried here throughout history, including biblical characters, Talmudic scholars, Kabbalistic masters, and fighters in the pre-state underground forces. For more detailed information about some of the most well-known people buried in the Tzfat cemetery, including Rabbi Isaac Luria (The Ari), Rabbi Moshe Alsheich, Rabbi Slomo Alkabetz, Rabbi Yosef Karo, and Hannah and her Seven Sons, visit the official website of the city of Tzfat. 

 

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