Tomb of Benjamin

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Tomb of Benjamin
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Tomb of Benjamin is located in Israel
Tomb of Benjamin
Shown within Israel
LocationIsrael Kfar Saba
Coordinates32°10′45″N 34°56′42″E / 32.179081°N 34.944989°E / 32.179081; 34.944989

The Tomb of Benjamin is the traditional burial site of Benjamin according to Islam, but some Jews believe that this is the tomb of Benjamin and converted the muslim Maqam (shrine) into a synagogue,[1] in the other side of the bypass road there is also another Islamic shrine called "Nabi Sawarka".


  1. ^ Publishers, Peeters (2001). Egypt and Syria in the Fatimid, Ayyubid, and Mamluk Eras III. Peeters Publishers. p. 471. ISBN 9042909706.