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Conventional wisdom says that the ideal place for a Jew to be buried is in the land of Israel, yet upon examining classic Torah sources, we surprisingly discover that it’s not that simple—there seems to be conflicting Torah traditions…

Good to Be Buried in Israel?

Good to Be Buried in Israel?

Parshah Curiosities: Vayechi

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Good to Be Buried in Israel?: Parshah Curiosities: Vayechi

Conventional wisdom says that the ideal place for a Jew to be buried is in the land of Israel, yet upon examining classic Torah sources, we surprisingly discover that it’s not that simple—there seems to be conflicting Torah traditions…
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Burial, Vayechi, Aliyah, Israel
Rabbi Mendel Kaplan is the founder and spiritual leader of Chabad Flamingo in Thornhill, Ontario, he also serves as a Chaplain of the York Regional Police Service.
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Ruven Golan Boynton Beach December 25, 2015

living in israel hope you do it Reply

Detlef van Zeggelen Netherlands December 24, 2015

I listened to your wonderful message.
Question:When Moschiach comes, the graves will open and every jew buried in Israel directly. What about those who have been cremated? Reply

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