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Monastery of Saint Abraham


Badger 1852

Badger, George Percy. 1852. The Nestorians and their Rituals.

This seems to indicate that there may be ruins of Maqlub Mountain itself, or there was a misunderstanding — opposite of versus opposite from — as the current location is actually on a mountain opposite from Maqlub.

On the opposite side of the mountain [where Saint Matthew Monastery is located], are the ruins of an ancient monastery dedicated to Mar Auraha, which once belonged to the Nestorians, but is now claimed by the Jacobites. Badger 1852, p 98