‘Petra’, huge monument found in Jordan


Petro, a hidden-in-plain-sight monument discovered decaying under the sands at the Petra World Heritage site in Southern Jordan (country in Middle East).

Satellite images have been captured through drone by Archaeologists to locate the correct position it was placed at. Few researchers think it as any other ancient site as others in Middle East.



How Peter/Petra is the name of place?
Petra is a feminine given name as Peter for male. Derived from a Greek word “petros” meaning “stone, rock”.

Petra dates back to the fourth century BC, when it was founded by the Nabataean civilization, who inhibited parts of which is now Jordan, Iraq, Syria and Lebanon.

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