February 20th, 2014

Cemetery in Prague – the most interesting in Europe Krivoy Rog!

According to the news agency Interfax rating, Old Jewish Cemetery in Prague is one of the most interesting historical cemeteries in Europe.

Cemetery served as a burial place for 300 years (from 1478 until 1787). Here graves located in 12 layers. Here are buried more than 100 000 people in about 12,000 graves. The last person buried in this cemetery was Moses Beck in 1787. The most striking grave – Morcheddeya Meizelya and Rabi Lova (under his real name Yehuda Ben Bezalel, the creator of the Golem).

Also in the list Interfax inscribed:

  • Paris Pere Lachaise Cemetery, the last resting place of Hollywood stars Forest Lawn
  • "Merry Cemetery" in Romanian Sepyttse.