Early Jewish Tombs in Jerusalem
Lecture no. 25 from the course: The Holy Land Revealed
Taught by Professor Jodi Magness | 29 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Philosophy & Religion Courses
Chart the development of ancient Jewish rock-cut tombs and burial customs. First, peer inside an Iron-Age cemetery at Ketef Hinnom and view the scant remains of the epic Mausoleum at Halicarnassos. Then, ponder the undiscovered Tomb of the Maccabees, and crawl through the burial chambers of Jason's Tomb in Jerusalem.