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Grave of Ovadiah ben Abraham

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Grave of Ovadiah ben Abraham

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Basic Information

Location Mount of Olives, Jerusalem Israel
Country Israel
City Jerusalem
Address Jerusalem, Israel

General Information

Open to visitors yes
Need appointment no
Handicap accessibility yes
Geographical Coordinates 31.77925,35.24274


Summary

Ovadiah ben Abraham of Bertinora was a 15th-century Italian rabbi best known for his popular commentary on the Mishnah, commonly known as "The Bartenura." In his later years, he rejuvenated the Jewish community of Jerusalem and became recognized as the spiritual leader of the Jews of his generation.


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