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Khirbat al Muntar ash Sharqiyah in the region of Palestinian Territory (general) is a place located in Palestinian Territory - some 272 mi (or 437 km) South-East of East Jerusalem, the country's capital.

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Local time in Khirbat al Muntar ash Sharqiyah is now 04:54 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Hebron" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Nicosia, Aleppo, Damascus, Amman, Tyre or Khirbat al Muntar ash Sharqiyah. When in this area, you might want to check out as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.




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The last battle: Armageddon Feliz_caroli...

02:00 min ( December 14, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
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Jezreel Valley Eric's photos around Megi...

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02:59 min ( February 26, 2011 by Nikolay Khodosov)
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Terra santa 1 parte

09:52 min ( February 05, 2010 by Alessandro Bacci)
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Il viaggio verso Gerusalemme


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Interesting facts about this location

Dothan (ancient city)

Dothan (also, Dothaim) was a city located at north of Shechem, and about 100 km north of Hebron. Eusebius places it 12 miles to the north of Sebaste. It has been identified with Tel Dothan located ten kilometers (driving distance) southwest of Jenin, near Dotan Junction of Israel Route 60. It is first mentioned in connection with the history of Joseph where, at the suggestion of Judah, the brothers sold Joseph to the Ishmaelite merchants .

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Located at 32.46, 35.12 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Ancient cities, Archaeological sites in Samaria, Depopulated places in the Land of Israel, Hebrew Bible places, Torah places

Battle of Megiddo (609 BC)

This Battle of Megiddo is recorded as having taken place in 609 BC with Necho II of Egypt leading his army to Carchemish to fight with his allies the Assyrians against the Babylonians at Carchemish in northern Syria. This required passing through territory controlled by the Kingdom of Judah and Necho requested permission from its king, Josiah. Josiah refused to let the Egyptians pass for reasons discussed by the talmud and a battle took place in which Josiah was killed.

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Located at 32.46, 35.12 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:609 BC, 7th-century BC conflicts, Ancient Israel and Judah, Battles involving ancient Egypt, Hebrew Bible battles

Battle of Megiddo (15th century BC)

The Battle of Megiddo (15th century BC) was fought between Egyptian forces under the command of Pharaoh Thutmose III and a large rebellious coalition of Canaanite vassal states led by the king of Kadesh. It is the first battle to have been recorded in what is accepted as relatively reliable detail. Megiddo is also the first recorded use of the composite bow and the first body count.

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Located at 32.46, 35.12 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Battles involving ancient Egypt, Battles involving the Canaanites, Sieges

Tel Megiddo

Megiddo is a tell in modern Israel near Kibbutz Megiddo, about 30km south-east of Haifa, known for its historical, geographical, and theological importance, especially under its Greek name Armageddon. In ancient times Megiddo was an important city-state. Excavations have unearthed 26 layers of ruins, indicating a long period of settlement. Megiddo is strategically located at the head of a pass through the Carmel Ridge overlooking the Jezreel Valley from the west.

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Located at 32.46, 35.12 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Amarna letters locations, Bronze Age sites in Israel, Canaanite cities, Former populated places in Southwest Asia, Hebrew Bible cities, Iron Age sites in Israel, Ivory works of art, Jewish history, National parks of Israel, New Testament places, Prehistoric sites in Israel, World Heritage Sites in Israel

Armageddon

Armageddon will be, according to the Book of Revelation, the site of a battle during the end times, variously interpreted as either a literal or symbolic location. The term is also used in a generic sense to refer to any end of the world scenario. The word "Armageddon" appears only once in the Greek New Testament, in Revelation 16:16. The word may come from Hebrew har məgiddô (הר מגידו), meaning "Mountain of Megiddo".

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Located at 32.46, 35.12 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Apocalypticism, Beliefs and practices of Jehovah's Witnesses, Book of Revelation, Christian eschatology, Christian terms, New Testament Hebrew words and phrases, Prophecy, Rastafari movement, Seventh-day Adventist theology, War in mythology