Casson Hill (Arabic: جبل قاسيون, Jabal Qsiyn) is a mountain in Damascus, Syria. There are a series of restaurants on the mountain that overlook the city. As the city expands, the hillside of the mountain has been built into the city. Its highest point is 1,151 meters (3,776 feet). Since the beginning of Syria's civil war, the Kasong Mountain has been heavily occupied by Syrian government forces. The hillside of the Kasong Mountain has a legendary cave. The first man was said to have been inhabited at that time; And there were all kinds of stories about Ibrahim, where Jesus prayed. The Middle Ages Arab history books called this place where Cain killed Abraham. For years it was considered a place where prayers were promised immediately, especially in times of drought, when the rulers of Damascus climbed to the caves to pray for rain.
Mount Kasong (Arabic: جبل قاسيون, Jabal Qāsiyūn) is a mountain in Damascus, Syria. There are a series of restaurants on the mountain, overlooking the city. As the city continues to expand, the slopes of this mountain have been built into urban areas. Its highest point is 1,151 meters (3,776 feet) high.
Since the beginning of the Syrian civil war, Mount Kasong has been entrenched by a large number of Syrian government forces.
There is a legendary cave on the slope of Mount Kasong. It is said that the first person, Ah, was already inhabited at that time; and there are various stories about Ibrahim (Abraham), and Jesus also prayed here. Medieval Arab history books call this place where Cain killed Abel. For many years, this place was considered a place where prayers could be answered immediately, especially in times of drought, when the ruler of Damascus would climb into the cave to pray for rain.
Very ancient culture place, is a literary youth, this life must go place! Unfortunately the current environment! It is said to be the earliest origin of human habitation, not one of them! Amazing!
The night view of Damascus on the Damascus mountain is beautiful.