Tel Dan (Banias)

Ian Hutchesson mc2499 at
Sat Mar 3 14:42:51 EST 2001

> We we're there, in Banyai Gardens, I think,
> near the site of Tell Dan. I was told it was the
> site of a temple to Pan.

Yes that's where the name Banias comes from, a Greek temple there. There was
a famous battle there which was won by the Seleucids against the Ptolemies,
giving the Seleucids total control of Judea.


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