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Bethany began as a holy site destination in the beginning of the Beyzantine period, and since the birth of the Church, being mentioned by it’s founders, especially in connection with the traditions with the grave of Lazarus. The Church built above the grave in the late 4th century and then after restored in the 5th and 6th century after being destroyed in an earthquake. Pilgrims have traditionally made important ceremonies over the years, such as the gathering for the procession that re-enacts Jesus entry into Jerusalem celebrating Palm Sunday.