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ISRAEL. Qasr Al Yahud.

Qasr el Yahud or Kasser Al Yahud (Arabic language: قصر اليهود‎, lit. the Castle of the Jews) is baptism site in the Jordan River Valley in Israel. It is the traditional spot where the New Testament narrative of the baptism of Jesus took place (Matthew, 3: 13-17). According to tradition, it is also the place where the Israelites crossed over the Jordan River and Elijah the Prophet ascended to heaven

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Qiryat Motzkin

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  • Uploaded on December 21, 2012
  • Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works
    by Nadia Kushnir
    • Camera: NIKON CORPORATION NIKON D200
    • Taken on 2012/12/14 11:01:12
    • Exposure: 0.001s (1/1250)
    • Focal Length: 26.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/6.300
    • ISO Speed: ISO160
    • Exposure Bias: -1.00 EV
    • No flash