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Tomb of David Sassoon467 viewsDavid Sassoon's tomb next to the Red Synagogue in Pune.

Photo contributed by Nissim Moses.
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A Memorial at the Navgav Cemetery370 viewsA memorial providing a brief history about the Bene Israel community. This memorial also states that in this cemetery lay the ancestors of the Bene Israel community.
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Headstone at the Navgav Cemetery416 viewsA headstone at the Bene Israel cemetery in Navgav. The headstone is inscribed in both Hebrew and Marhati.

The writing on the headstone is (please send correction if necessary):

"Shmuel Benjamin Naogawkar (Nogokar?), passed away on Friday, May 1778"

Photo contributed by Eric Samson
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A Headstone at the Navgav Cemetery395 viewsA headstone at the over 2000 year old cemetery in Navgav.

The writing on the headstone is (please send correction if necessary):

"Moshe Ben Yosef Belkar, passed away away in 1748"

Photo contributed by Eric Samson
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Cemetery at Navgav425 viewsThis picture shows the over 2000 year old cemetery in Navgav. Early ancestors of the Bene Israel Jewish community are believed to be buried here.

Photo contributed by Eric Samson
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Cemetery at Navgav419 viewsThis picture shows the over 2000 year old cemetery in Navgav. Early ancestors of the Bene Israel Jewish community are believed to be buried here.

Photo contributed by Eric Samson
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Jerusalem Gate - Navgaon Cemetery and Memorial534 viewsJerusalem Gate enterance to the Navgaon Cemetry and Memorial. This is an important place for the Bene Israel community as this is the location where it is thought that the original members of Bene Israel were shipwrecked.
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Elijah The Prophet in the Konkan848 viewsThe Location of the Observed Apparition of Elijah The Prophet in the Konkan. The Arrows Show the Track marks of Chariot Wheels and in the Picture you see the hoof marks of horses.
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The Prophet Elijah's Ascension to Heaven Site728 viewsHoof mark of the Prophet Elijah's horse and scratch mark of the wheels of his chariot made on the hard rock. This location, in Khandala (near Alibag), is believed to be where the Prophet Elijah ascended to heaven.

Photo contributed by Eric Samson.
     
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