Ancient Gadara, Umm Qais

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The ancient Greco-Roman city of Gadara, a member of the Decapolis, is located in modern Umm Qais, Jordan. Gadara is mentioned in the Bible as the site where Jesus cast out demons and sent them into pigs.

Go Historic ID
318915
Short URL
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Names
Ancient Gadara
Address

Umm Qais, Jordan
Location
Coordinates
32.655780° N, 35.678680° E
Date Published
October 8, 2013
Last Updated
April 11, 2015