TINDERMA (Tindirma): Print

A village in the Republic of Mali, in West Africa, situated in the Diré subdivision of the central Timbuktu region.

 

Al Yahudi Cemetery: "Ethnic consciousness was revived by an incident in 1963. Near the village of Tinderma, a group of fishermen wanted to build a village on the grounds of the former Al Yahudi cemetery. The Jews rose up in strong opposition -- and with a new awareness of their identity.  [September 2002]

 

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