petra

The Discovery Of Petra

This information and facts is inscribed on the ruins of the Monastery . A stele devoted to Qos-Allah ‘Qos is Allah’ or ‘Qos the god’, by Qosmilk (melech – king) is located at Petra . Qos is identifiable with Kaush the God of the older Edomites. The stele is horned and the seal from the Edomite Tawilan near Petra identified with Kaush displays a star and crescent , each consistent with a moon deity. It is conceivable that the latter could have resulted from trade with Harran . A view back towards the heart of Petra and the Valley of...