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Tetouan Cemetery No. 2
Morocco

Carved into the hillside with the calm waters of the Mediterranean visible in the distance, the Tetouan Jewish Cemetery hosts some of the most elaborate tombstones in the region. Many even possess epigraphs, far from customary among Jewish communities. To learn more about this site and explore others, visit our exhibit website (http://www.jewishmorocco.org/?page_id=1148)

Copyright: The Diarna Project
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 14776x7388
Taken: 29/04/2011
Загружена: 31/08/2011
Обновлено: 25/04/2014
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Tags: diarna; d'fina; jewish; juif; jews; judaism; maroc; morocco; moroccan; maghreb; north africa; shrine; history; heritage; muslim; islam; jewishmorocco
  • Guest almost 2 years ago
    I am from Tetouan, I love this website and I enjoy looking at my city's pictures. but why did you choose to shoot only Jewish cemetery? you could take pictures of the Muslim cemetery too.. it's bigger and it's very known
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