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Moualin (Mwalin) Dad Shrine (Exterior)
Morocco

On this mountain seventeen kilometers from the town of Settat lies a number of stone cairns, a spring, a stone depicting a camel, and the shrine of Rabbi Abraham Awriwer, also known as Mwalin Dad after the towering geographical feature on which he is buried (Issachar Ben-Ami, Saint Veneration among the Jews in Morocco, Wayne State University Press: 1998, 202). To learn more about this site and explore others, visit our exhibit website (http://www.jewishmorocco.org/?page_id=1148)

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Загружена: 31/08/2011
Обновлено: 25/04/2014
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