Ancient Gadara Umm Qais, Jordan
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.
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- GadaraAncient GadaraUmm QaisUmm Qays
- 32.655780° N, 35.678680° E