Dushara

Four Ka'bas:

After releasing the documentary film, The Sacred City, a number of viewers asked me about the Ka’ba and its history. From my research of early Islamic Qiblas, it appears that the first Ka’ba was built …

Archaeology and Islam #09 - Muhammad in Petra:

Click below to watch the video Did the Prophet Muhammad live in Petra or Mecca? Was he surrounded by Idols? Did he worship idols in his early life? Transcript Video #9 This is a general …

Archaeology and Islam #11 - Hubal:

Click below to watch the video: Investigating the pre-Islamic gods of Hubal and Dushara. How could they both be the leading deities; one in Petra and the other for the Quraysh tribe? Transcript …

Archaeology and Islam #12 - Pre-Islamic Gods:

Click below to watch the video Who were the gods that were worshiped in pre-Islamic times and what can we learn from them? Video #12 in the series Archeology and Islam by Dan Gibson. For more …

Archaeology and Islam #13 - Pre-Islamic Worship:

Click below to view the video What were the attributes of the pre-Islamic Gods and did this have an impact on the attributes of God that Muhammad preached? Transcript Video #13 \*This is a …

Muhammad in Petra:

Video #9 This is a general transcript of a Dan Gibson video in the series: Archeology and Islam. Muhammad in Petra Video Hello, and welcome to another video in the series Archeology and Islam. My …

Hubal:

Video #11 This is a general transcript of a Dan Gibson video in the series: Archeology and Islam. [Hubal Video](https://nabataea.net/cinema/archeologyislam/archeology-and-islam-14-hubal/) Hello, and …

PreIslamic Gods:

Video #12 This is a general transcript of a Dan Gibson video in the series: Archeology and Islam. [Pre-Islamic Gods …

PreIslamic Worship:

Video #13 \\*This is a general transcript of a Dan Gibson video in the series: Archeology and Islam.\\* [Pre-Islamic Worship …

PETRA: The Temple of Dushares / Bint / Hubal:

(Qasr al Bint) Qasr el-Bint, the temple of Dushares, has the largest facade in Petra — 4 m wider than the Khazneh and the Great Temple. It belongs to the Parthian ‘flight’ type of temples …