Revealer: Saudis and the international archaeologists are interested in the historical “Mada’in Saleh” with its huge rocky structures and ancient engravings from the Thamudic era. The Thamud is the name of an ancient civilization in the Hejaz known from the 8th century BC.
Series explainer: Retracing Arab Footsteps “Ala Khota al-Arab” is a historical documentary show produced by Al Arabiya television channel, created and presented by Eid Al-Yahya. It is broadcast every Saturday on Al Arabiya channel. The program narrates the biographies of the most prominent Arab figures in history, and the deeply-rooted civilization of Arab ancestors, including documented events, incidents and stories that happened during their era
Retracing Arab footsteps: Remains of Thamudi in Saudi Arabia