Places of Worship

Coat of Arms of the Monastery of St George (Choziba)

Contributed by James Prineas on 01.05.2006:


The Monastery of St. George (Choziba) is a few kilometers from Jericho along the valley known as Wadi Kelt. The Monastery is open to visitors and is richly decorated and quite serene. It is buit at the cave in which Elias was said to have wanted to perish but was fed by a raven who brought him food.Wadi (...)

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Entrance to the Monastery of St. George (Choziba)

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The Monastery of St. George (Choziba) is a few kilometers from Jericho along the valley known as Wadi Kelt. The Greek-Orthodox monastery is open to visitors and is richly decorated and quite serene. At the time of our visit it was occupied by only 2 monks.It is buit at the cave in which Elias was said to(...)

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Entrance Sign at Monastery of St. George (Choziba) 2

Contributed by James Prineas on 01.05.2006:


The Monastery of St. George (Choziba) is a few kilometers from Jericho along the valley known as Wadi Kelt. The Greek-Orthodox monastery is open to visitors and is richly decorated and quite serene. At the time of our visit it was occupied by only 2 monks.It is buit at the cave in which Elias was said to(...)

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Entrance Sign at Monastery of St. George (Choziba)

Contributed by James Prineas on 01.05.2006:


The Monastery of St. George (Choziba) is a few kilometers from Jericho along the valley known as Wadi Kelt. The Greek-Orthodox monastery is open to visitors and is richly decorated and quite serene. At the time of our visit it was occupied by only 2 monks.It is buit at the cave in which Elias was said to(...)

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Entrance to a monk’s cell in the mountain above St. George

Contributed by James Prineas on 01.05.2006:


The Monastery of St. George (Choziba) is a few kilometers from Jericho along the valley known as Wadi Kelt. The Greek-Orthodox monastery is open to visitors and is richly decorated and quite serene. At the time of our visit it was occupied by only 2 monks.It is buit at the cave in which Elias was said to(...)

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Tourists ascending to the Monastery of St. George (Choziba)

Contributed by James Prineas on 01.05.2006:


The Monastery of St. George (Choziba) is a few kilometers from Jericho along the valley known as Wadi Kelt. The Greek-Orthodox monastery is open to visitors and is richly decorated and quite serene. At the time of our visit it was occupied by only 2 monks.It is buit at the cave in which Elias was said to(...)

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Monastery of St. George

Contributed by James Prineas on 01.05.2006:


The Monastery of St. George (Choziba) is a few kilometers from Jericho along the valley known as Wadi Kelt. The Greek-Orthodox monastery is open to visitors and is richly decorated and quite serene. At the time of our visit it was occupied by only 2 monks.It is buit at the cave in which Elias was said to(...)

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Bridge at St. George

Contributed by James Prineas on 01.05.2006:


The Monastery of St. George (Choziba) is a few kilometers from Jericho along the valley known as Wadi Kelt. The Greek-Orthodox monastery is open to visitors and is richly decorated and quite serene. At the time of our visit it was occupied by only 2 monks.It is buit at the cave in which Elias was said to(...)

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Monastery of St. George

Contributed by James Prineas on 01.05.2006:


The Monastery of St. George (Choziba) is a few kilometers from Jericho along the valley known as Wadi Kelt. The Greek-Orthodox monastery is open to visitors and is richly decorated and quite serene. At the time of our visit it was occupied by only 2 monks.It is buit at the cave in which Elias was said to(...)

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Village Mosque at Mazra’a al Qibliyeh

Contributed by Paltour News on 15.03.2006:


The minaret of the mosque at Mazra'a Qibliyeh makes a lovely focal point in the village and natural landscape. Original Content Creator: Leyla Zuaiter

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