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Address: Bustan al-diwan, Homs, Syria
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My Favourite Place on Earth

During many years, me and my friends spent so much time doing activities run by the youth centre related to Um Al-Zennar Syriac Orthodox Church. Where Aramaic is still used. I was... read more

Reviewed 1 April 2016
Schaza A
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France
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Reviewed 1 April 2016

During many years, me and my friends spent so much time doing activities run by the youth centre related to Um Al-Zennar Syriac Orthodox Church. Where Aramaic is still used. I was a choir girl in one of most successful choirs in Syria. Mainly because we sang in Aramaic to Aramean Music. Under the main building which is composed of... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 November 2011

Ok - so the church looks like any old church - but the special feel to it is the sounds and the feeling you get inside your womb when you step in. If you focus rel well - you can hear a soft and very calming humming sound! Beautiful experience.

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Reviewed 22 September 2011

Three things about this place: 1- Includes the belt of virgin Mary which is mind blowing to see ! 2- Architecture is great, it combines fanciness to rise up to the value of this place, with the simplicity of the city and the authentic beautiful local architecture with the volcanic black stones. 3- this cathedral is located near the old... More 

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