Tomb of Esther and Mordechai
The Tomb of Esther and Mordechai is located in Hamadan, Iran, and some believed to house the remains of the biblical Queen Esther and her cousin. Mordechai, it is the most important pilgrimage site for Jews in the country.
There are the bodies of Ester, wife of Xerxes I, and her uncle Mordechai in this Jewish pilgrimage site. Ester gave the great historical link between Persian and Jewish history, modern day Persian Jews. EsterÂ was a Jewish queen of the Persian king Ahasuerus. Mordekhay means ‘little man.’ The son of Ya’ir, the son of Shim’i, the son of Qish (Kish), a Binyaminite/Benjamite He was exiled from Yerushalayim (Jerusalem )with the king of Bavel’s (Babylon‘s), Nevukhadnezzar’s (Nebuchadnezzar’s), captivity of Yekhonya(Jeconiah )king of Yehuda(Judah). He is the cousin of Hadassa(Ester). He was a linguist and a member of the Sanhedrin. Overall, he is a ‘type’ of the Holy Spirit.