Petra Sights

Djinn Blocks

  • Archaeological Site/Ruins

Published 04/11/2017

Fodor's Review

The function of these three large structures is unclear; they may have been connected to Nabatean worship, perhaps symbolizing one of their deities. In Arabic, djinn refers to malevolent spirits, a common theme in Arab folklore. You may recognize them by their anglicized name, "genies."

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Petra, Ma’an, Jordan

Website: visitpetra.jo

Published 04/11/2017

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