Tabgha is an area situated on the north-western shore of the in . It is traditionally accepted as the place of the miracle of the multiplication of the loaves and fishes and the fourth resurrection appearance of Jesus after his Crucifixion.

Notable Places in the Area

The Church of the Multiplication of the Loaves and Fish, shortened to the Church of the Multiplication, is a Roman Catholic church located at , on the northwest shore of the in . Photo: Berthold Werner, Public domain.

The Church of the Primacy of Saint Peter is a Franciscan church located in , , on the northwest shore of the . Photo: Berthold Werner, Public domain.

or Dalmanoutha is the unknown destination of Jesus on the shores of the Sea of Gallilee after he fed the four thousand, as recorded in Mark's gospel. Photo: Berthold Werner, Public domain.

The is a Roman Catholic church located on the by the near and in . Photo: Bantosh, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

The is a hill in northern , in the Korazim Plateau. Photo: Berthold Werner, Public domain.

Capernaum was a fishing village established during the time of the Hasmoneans, located on the northern shore of the . is situated 2½ km east of Tabgha. Photo: Berthold Werner, Public domain.

is a kibbutz in the Plain of on the western shore of the in Israel. is situated 4 km southwest of Tabgha. Photo: יעקב, CC BY-SA 3.0.


32.8732° or 32° 52' 23.7" north
35.5499° or 35° 32' 59.7" east
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: الطابغة
  • Arabic: الطابغه
  • Arabic: طابغة
  • Breton: Tabgha
  • Catalan: Tabgha
  • Chinese: 塔布加
  • Dutch: Tabgha
  • French: Tabgha
  • German: En Sheva
  • German: Tabgha
  • German: Tabgha Kirche
  • Hebrew: א-טאבעה
  • Hebrew: א-טבח'ה
  • Hebrew: א-טבחה
  • Hebrew: א-טבעה
  • Hebrew: אלטאבעה
  • Hebrew: אלטבח'ה
  • Hebrew: אלטבחה
  • Hebrew: אלטבעה
  • Hebrew: טאבח'ה
  • Hebrew: טאבעה
  • Hebrew: טבח'ה
  • Hebrew: טבחה
  • Hebrew: עין שבע
  • Italian: Tabga
  • Italian: Tabgha
  • Japanese: タブハ
  • Korean: 타브가
  • Polish: Tabga
  • Polish: Tabgha
  • Russian: Табха
  • Spanish: Tabgha
  • Ukrainian: Табха
  • Urdu: الطابغہ

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