Sarine, Lebanon

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Sarine

سرعين التحتا
Sarine is located in Lebanon
Sarine
Sarine
Location in Lebanon
Coordinates: 33°53′10″N 36°4′4″E / 33.88611°N 36.06778°E / 33.88611; 36.06778Coordinates: 33°53′10″N 36°4′4″E / 33.88611°N 36.06778°E / 33.88611; 36.06778
Country Lebanon
GovernorateBaalbek-Hermel
DistrictBaalbek
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)+3

Sarine (Arabic: سرعين التحتا‎) (also spelled Sareen, Serraine Et Tahta) is an agricultural village in the Bekaa Valley in Lebanon.

The Church of Saint Georges in Sarine was destroyed during the war in 1976 . Under the auspices of Bishop Al-Hashem, the Bishop of Baalbeck and the patronage of Ms. Manell P. Brice, a member of the Journal of Maronite Studies' Editorial Board, the rebuilding of the church began in 1999.

The village is inhabited mainly by the Chamoun family of Lebanon.

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