|Frederic Edwin Sketch|
The researchers involved say the site was hardly hidden, but it took satellite imagery to help them discover it. It does not appear that any platforms similar to it exist within, or just outside of (as this one), the ancient city of Petra. Petra was once a great commerce and trade center which certainly housed many temples to numerous religions, and remains the single most important societal contribution of the ancient Arabic Nabateans.
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