The Stone of the Pregnant Woman (Arabic: Hadjar el Hibla) or Stone of the South is a Roman monolith in Baalbek (ancient Heliopolis), Lebanon. Together with another ancient stone block nearby, it is among the largest monoliths ever quarried.
Latitude and longitude of Baalbek
Baalbek (/ˈbɑːlbɛk/), properly Baʿalbek (Arabic: بعلبك) and also known as Balbec, Baalbec or Baalbeck, is a town in the Anti-Lebanon foothills east of the Litani River in Lebanon's Beqaa Valley, about 85 km (53 mi) northeast of Beirut and about 75 km (47 mi) north of Damascus. It has a population of approximately 82,608, mostly Shia Muslims, followed by Sunni Muslims and a minority of Christians. It is reckoned a stronghold of the Hezbollah movement.
Latitude: 34° 00' 20.99" N
Longitude: 36° 13' 5.02" E
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Deir El Ahmar (Arabic: دير الأحمر) is a Lebanese town, located at 100 km from Beirut and 12 km northeast of Baalbeck in the Bekaa Valley in Lebanon.
Wavel (Arabic: وافل) is a Palestinian refugee camp near the city of Baalbeck in Lebanon. It was originally a French army barrack, but in 1948 refugees from the 1948 Arab-Israeli war found shelter there.
Iaat (Arabic: إيعات also transliterated as Ya'ad, Yaad, Yaat, or Iaad) is a town and municipality located in the Beqaa Valley of Lebanon mostly famous for its Corinthian column. The column stands at 18 meters (59.1 feet) it is installed on a 4-step…
Serghaya or Sirghaya (Arabic سرغايا) is small town located in the Damascus countryside in south west Syria.
Douris is a village located approximately 3 km (2 mi). southwest of Baalbek in the Bekaa Valley, Lebanon.
Al Safra is a small town and village of the Caza of Kesrouan in Lebanon. It is a medieval village, perched in a curve on a rocky butte overlooking the Ibrahim River and the Mediterranean Sea in the former 'District of Jounieh'. Hawa Chicken, Lebanon…
Shmustar, also spelled Shmistar (Arabic: شمسطار) is a Lebanese town located in the province of Baalbek, located between Baalbeck and Zahleh, lean to the eastern slope of Mount Sannine, the fact that those eternal friendship between them and the mor…
Bechouat (also Beshouat) is a Lebanese village in the Beqaa Valley of Lebanon. The village is famous for the Sanctuary of Our Lady of Bechouat, a Marian shrine and the site of Christian pilgrimage. Divine miracles have been reported and attributed t…