The city was known as Amrit or Amurre in ancient Canaanite. In the time of Alexander the Great, Amrit was known by the Greek name of Marathus. It was one of the biggest cities in the East. Coins minted here in the 2nd and 3rd century BC imply that Amrit played an important economical role. It was under Aradus (Arwad) domination.
Private Lives: Family Affair - When Two Heads Are Better Than One Amrit and Rabindra Kaur Singh, 33, Are Identical Twins and Work Togethe R as Artists in the Wirral on Merseyside. Their Critically Acclaimed Paintings - Always Done in Tandem - Use Intricate Detail in Modernising the Classical India N Miniature Tradition, and Include a Recent Portrayal of Diana, Princess of Wales , as a Hindu Goddess with Six Arms
Mar 22, 1999; amrit Kaur Singh Bindy and I share the same room. We've got single beds on opposite sides of the room. So we are together...