The Holy Places in Israel

Tombs of Sages in the Galilee

3 Minutes, 1972
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Directed by: Avshalom Katz
Production:Igal Efrati, Matti Raban
Photographer: Balman Alex
Narrator: Daniel Pe'er
Languages: Hebrew, English
Subtitles: English, Hebrew

A look at the tombs of Jewish sages in the Galilee. First is the tomb of Rabii Meir Baal Hanes, to the south of Tiberias. Following it is the tomb or Rabbi Shimon Bar Yochai in Meron, including footage of the annual celebration held there. Part of a film produced by the Ministry of Religion (Israeli Film Service).

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