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033 03-الربذة في الحناكية ar-Rabadha
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الربذه: من اشهر المواقع الأثرية على طريق الحج من الكوفة الى مكة، وهي الى الشرق من المدينة المنورة بحوالي 200 كم وقد أثمرت التنقيبات الأثرية على مدى عشرين عاماً في الكشف عن المدينة السكنية المكونة من المنازل المدعمة بأسوار ضخمة و أبراج وبقايا مسجدين وخزانات المياه الرضية و صناعات فخارية و خزفية متعددة وصناعات حجرية وحلي و أدوات الزينة. وبالربذة بركتان رئيسيتان إحداهما دائرية والأخرى مربعة الشكل. ar-Rabadha: A very famous earl Islamic city situated on the pilgrimage route running between al-Kufa in Iraq to Makkah a-Mukarramah. It lies about 200 km east of Medina al-Munawwarah. Twenty years excavation work on the site revealed a very well developed city consisting of large houses with huge fortified walls, watch towers, remains of mosques, water reservoirs, pottery kilns, stone industries, necklaces and other ornaments in addition to two large circular and square shaped water reservoirs. For more information: http://www.scta.gov.sa

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