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Summary

The sacred precinct.

Class:

  • Temple or sanctuary
  • visible
  • Location ± 25-100 m.
(see also PELAGIOS)

Identifiers:

Nearby

Arad (Arwad) - Tel Arad - Arvad

Site famous for the discovery of ostraca.

Tell Arad, Canaanite Temple

ytg he smaller temple of the Canaanite precinct

Arad (Arvad), Sanctuary and Fortress

The citadel and sanctuary were constructed at the time of King David and Solomon.

Tell Arad, Cistern of the Fortress

Water reservoir.

Images

Surroundings (Panoramio)

Annotation

The larger temple of Canaanite precinct consistd of two halls, one divided into three rooms, the smallest of which was the holy-of-holies.