Category Archives: Tel Burna

Tel Burna: Biblical Libnah?

The identification of tell sites with ancient cities mentioned in the biblical texts is hardly ever certain. Often many lines of evidence have to be pursued. Already the late Anson Rainey identified Tel Burna with the biblical town of Libnah … Continue reading

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Tel Burna

From the barren hills of Hebron a valley runs towards the west through forested hillsides – Nahal Guvrin. Fields of wheat hug the wadi that curves across the valley floor. Past a Roman amphitheatre and the ruins of a Crusader … Continue reading

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