Jerash


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Jerash

(jĕr`ăsh), ancient city: see GerasaGerasa
, Gerash,
or Jerash
, ancient city of the Decapolis, 22 mi (35 km) N of Amman, in present-day Jordan. According to Josephus it was captured (83 B.C.) by Alexander Jannaeus, king of the Hasmonean dynasty, and rebuilt (A.D. 65) by the Romans.
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The remaining suspects were arrested in the Balqa, Irbid, Mafraq, Jerash, Karak governorates.
The Embassy of Thailand Led the Faculty of Arts from Suan Sunandha Rajabhat University to participate in the Jerash Festival for Culture and Arts Festival No.
It seems that Diana Karazon's enthusiasm for her concert at Jerash Festival and her joy of its success won't escape criticism.
The educational trip included visits to the pre-Islamic Roman sites of Jerash and Nabataean of Petra; the Biblical sites of Mount Nebo and the town of Madaba; Amman's Roman theater; and the Temple of Hercules.
The educational trip included visits to the pre-Islamic Roman sites of Jerash and Nabataean of Petra, the Biblical sites of Mount Nebo and the town of Madaba, Amman's Roman theatre, and the Temple of Hercules.
The actress also shared visiting Jerash City located north of the capital that has been inhabited since the Bronze Age.
Abha, 05 Safar,1440 AH, 14 October,2018 , SPA -- The new season of excavation will be launched at the Jerash archaeological site between Mount "Hamouma" and Jabal "Shukr" in the governorate of Auhd Rufida in Asir region during the current week, upon the directives of Prince Sultan bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, President of Saudi Commission for Tourism and National Heritage to continue excavations in the site for the 11th season.
BY RUSSELL MYERS in Jerash, Jordan AS he stands among Roman remains Prince William looks back in time - at a photo of his wife Kate as she visited the very same spot with her family as a child.
And he was able to see for himself the beautifully preserved first century Roman city of Jerash where the duchess, father Michael and sister Pippa visited in the 1980s and posed as a trio for a picture.
Prince William has visited the spectacular archaeological site at Jerash in Jordan where his wife Kate Middleton was pictured with her dad and sister when her family lived in the Middle East.
Britain's Prince William (1st-L) and Jordanian Crown Prince Hussein bin Abdullah (2nd-L) visit the Jerash archaeological site, some 50 kilometers north of the Jordanian capital Amman, on June 25, 2018.
Jerash in Jordan is a hidden gem, well worth exploring.