Beit Gamliel

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Beit Gamliel
בֵּית גַּמְלִיאֵל
Beit Gamliel is located in Israel
Beit Gamliel
Beit Gamliel
Coordinates: 31°51′27.72″N 34°45′38.51″E / 31.8577000°N 34.7606972°E / 31.8577000; 34.7606972Coordinates: 31°51′27.72″N 34°45′38.51″E / 31.8577000°N 34.7606972°E / 31.8577000; 34.7606972
District Central
Council Hevel Yavne
Affiliation Hapoel HaMizrachi
Founded 1949
Founded by Holocaust survivors
Population (2015)[1] 953
Website www.beitgamliel.org.il

Beit Gamliel (Hebrew: בֵּית גַּמְלִיאֵל‎, lit. House of Gamliel) is a religious moshav in central Israel. Located south-east of Yavne, it falls under the jurisdiction of Hevel Yavne Regional Council. In 2015 it had a population of 953.

History[edit]

The moshav established in 1949 by Holocaust survivors from Romania, Czechoslovakia, Hungary and North Africa. It was initially called Yavne Bet, but was later renamed after Gamliel of Yavne.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "List of localities, in Alphabetical order" (PDF). Israel Central Bureau of Statistics. Retrieved 16 October 2016. 

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