Beit Lahem is located south of Jerusalem, it is named by one of the Canaanite gods.
First who lived in Beit Lahem was a Canaanite village in 2000 B.C
It is told that the prophet Yaqoub PBUH came to the city in his way to Al-Khaleel.
It gained a great popularity when the Christ was born in a church built by the Roman prince Constantine inside the city.
Beit Lahem is a tourism city, tourists visit it for Hajj, and it has many famous landmarks.