Deir el Qamar

Deir al Qamar (Arabic: دير القمر) is a village in Mount Lebanon.

Deir El-Qamar


Deir al Qamar is known for its very beautiful houses with red roofs. Served as the capital city of the country for 300 years in the past, Deir al Qamar is hometown of many local politicians, philosophers, and artists such as Emir Fakhreddine, Emir Bashir Shebab, Camille Chamoun, Fouad Ephrem Boustany, and Camille Allam.

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