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In Encyclopaedia Britannica, a synagogue is described as "A prayer place for the Jews."  In old Greek, it means: "The usual place where the Jews assemble to receive religious teachings and to worship." Some of these Temples were built close to a source of water, as much as for protection from any attack, not just for ablution!

The Synagogue of Ben Ezra in Cairo was originally named El-Shamieen Church, and is situated today behind the "Hanging church".

The Synagogue once had an old copy of the Old Testament, and it was said that Ezra the Prophet (Al-Azir) had written it. Yet, It is believed that the site of the Synagogue where the box of Baby Moses was found.

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Ben Ezra Synagogue, Old Cairo

Religion
Affiliation Orthodox Judaism
Rite Sephardic
Location
Location CairoEgypt
Geographic coordinates 30.0057944°N 31.2310222°E
Architecture
Completed 1892
Specifications
Length 17 meters (56 ft)
Width 11.3 meters (37 ft)

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