0 Likes

Nabatean Cistern
Jordan

Ancient Nabatean Cistern on Mount Aaron near Petra, Jordan.

Copyright: Jouni Pekkanen
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 10000x5000
Uploaded: 25/11/2008
Updated: 03/10/2014
Views:

...


Tags: nabatean; cistern; ancient
  • E. 11 months ago
    Where was this taken? Is this a cistern in Petra?
  • comments powered by Disqus

    Jouni Pekkanen
    Mount Aaron Shrine
    Jouni Pekkanen
    Monastery Dig
    luis davilla
    royal tombs of petra. jordan
    luis davilla
    tresor of petra. jordan
    Erik Bjers
    Canyon Past The Monastery At Petra Wadi Musa Jordan
    Erik Bjers
    Overlooking The Monastery Petra Wadi Musa Jordan
    Marek Koszorek
    Petra, Sacrifice View
    Erik Bjers
    The Monastarty at Petra, Wadi Musa, Jordan
    Erik Bjers
    Trail To The Monastery Petra Wadi Musa Jordan
    Erik Bjers
    Petra Jordan Red Rock Canyons Leading To Treasury
    Mohamed Attef
    Petra Treasury - Al Khazneh Jordan
    Erik Bjers
    In The Canyons Petra Wadi Musa Jordan
    Simona Bartolomei
    "Mazzolin di Fiori" in Piazza Anfiteatro
    Yuriy White
    Оперный театр. Галерка справа
    Anton Eryomin & Paul Bouryanov
    Airport. AN-2 aircraft cockpit. Barnaul, Russia. August, 2009.
    Stefan Bock
    Dschungelpalast Zoo Hannover
    Andrea Biffi
    Chiusa Di Rio Di Pusteria
    Igor Marx
    Berlinerallee 4
    Rob van Gils
    Lower Antelope Canyon
    CHRISTIAN DEL ROSARIO
    Stockholm City Hall Dance Hall
    Jedsada Puangsaichai
    Borgund Stave Church, Borgund, Laerdal, Norway
    Christof Martin - pfalz360.de
    Lac des Quatre Cantons
    Andrea Biffi
    piazza del Duomo a Trento - Italy
    Carel Struycken
    Fremont Troll
    Jouni Pekkanen
    Treasury
    Jouni Pekkanen
    Monastery Dig
    Jouni Pekkanen
    Mount Aaron Shrine
    Jouni Pekkanen
    Nabatean Cistern
    More About Middle East

    Modern civilization began right here in the Tigris-Euphrates river valley. Also known as the Fertile Crescent or Mesopotamia, this is the place where, six thousand years ago, agriculture, writing and mathematics were brought into widespread use.The term "Middle East" comes from the British navy, which used it to describe the countries on the trade route from Europe to India and China. Everything from Afghanistan to Morocco may possibly be classified as "middle eastern", depending on whom you ask -- and when.Only a partial list of past Empires in the middle eastern territory includes Sumeria, Babylonia, Persia, the Ottoman Empire and the Roman Empire!When northern Europe was still lurking about in slimy cold stone castles playing chess, the Middle East was enjoying the flowers of poetry, luxurious craftsmanship, music and literature. In fact, the Renaissance in Europe was partly inspired by stories brought back from the middle east by travelers along the trade route.Strategic location, religious history and the world's largest supply of crude oil have kept the Middle East at the center of world activity for centuries. The saga continues.Text by Steve Smith.