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Massive Monument Found in Petra was hidden in plain Sight!

The Magic of Petra, still amazes us...

by the Witch

An enormous monument was hiding in plain sight at the popular World Heritage site of Petra The study was recently published in the Bulletin of the American Schools of Oriental Research. High tech Satellites and drones helped archeologist to discover this huge probably CEREMONIAL platform near the ancient city’s center.

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Researchers using high-resolution satellite imagery followed by aerial drone photography and ground surveys to locate and document the structure, they were led to the magnificent structure sized roughly as an Olympic-size swimming pool but twice as wide! The monument has not been excavated, although the presence of surface pottery probably dated back to the mid-second century B.C. and it's probably a work of Nabataeans' We are waiting for further information! Lets hope that the Monument will be revealed and protected! Blessed be!