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D-Jordanie 04-6683
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Tarek Charara
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© Tarek Charara/Kaleidos images
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28/12/2017
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06/12/2017
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Petra, Jordan. The obelisk tomb, or "Nefesh" tomb, was carved by the Nabateans in the 1st century AD, slighyly earlier than the bottom storey classical style Triclinium (banqueting hall). At the top are four pyramids or 'Nefesh' as well as a niche with a statue in bas-relief, symbolic representations of the five people buried in the tomb.
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Le tombeau aux obélisques, taillé dans la roche par les nabatéens aux 1er siècle de notre ère, un peu avant le «Triclinium» à l'étage inférieur. La partie supérieure est ornée de 4 pyramides (ou 'Nefesh') ainsi que d'une niche avec une statue en bas-relief supposées être les représentations symboliques des 5 personnes enterrées ici. The obelisk tomb, or "Nefesh" tomb, was carved by the Nabateans in the 1st century AD, slighyly earlier than the bottom storey classical style Triclinium (banqueting hall). At the top are four pyramids or 'Nefesh' as well as a niche with a statue in bas-relief, symbolic representations of the five people buried in the tomb. Das Obeliskengrab, auch Nefeshgrab genannt, wurde im 1. Jahrhundert aus dem Felsen gemeißelt, ein wenig früher als das klassische 'Triklinium' im unteren Teil des Felsens. Das Grab hat auf dem oberen Teil 4 Pyramiden oder 'Nefesh', die mit der zentralen statue in einer Nische, symbolisch die 5 Verstorbenen darstellt.
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