Where and when did the wise-men meet Jesus?

Where was the household that the magi met him? (see also Luke 2)

Matthew 2:1 - 23

NKJV - 1 Now after Jesus was born in Bethlehem of Judea in the days of Herod the king, behold, wise men from the East came to Jerusalem. 2 Saying, "Where is He who has been born King of the Jews? For we have seen His star in the East and have come to worship Him.

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The word Magi comes from the Persian word, Mogh. Moghan (plural) were the Zorasterians priests who lived in Persia (modern day Iran). Moghs were expert in astronomy and had established their base in the city of Hamadan. It was there when through their prayers God used them to follow the star and come and visit Jesus. Magi does not mean magician. Wiseman is a better word defining what they did which was following God's direction.

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