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Mikveh at Qumran

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Mikveh at Qumran

A number of mikva’ot [ritual baths] were scattered throughout the Qumran buildings. Fed with the flowing water supply and lined with plaster, these baths were considered proper for fulfilling the various purification rituals prescribed by the Torah.

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