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Tomb of Rabbi Pinhas Ben Yair

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Tomb of Rabbi Pinhas Ben Yair

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Basic Information

Location 32.968237,35.488645
Country Israel
City Safed
Address Tzefat, Israel

General Information

Open to visitors yes
Need appointment no
Handicap accessibility no
Geographical Coordinates 32.96824,35.48865


Summary

The Tomb of Rabbi Pinhas Ben Yair is located in Tzefat's Cemetery. He was the traditional author of the seminal kabalistic work, the Zohar and his tomb is visited by many, with reports beginning in the seventeenth century. The tomb is identified by a small and modern plaque.


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