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Qataban of Yemen




Qataban of Yemen is one of the most remarkable states in the country. It is situated on the coast of Baihan valley. Since a long time, the residents of Qataban are highly dependent on agricultural activities.
For this they constructed several dams and canals by using cement materials. The Yemenis also take good care of the wells.

While talking about the Qataban of Yemen, the Ollibanum Route also deserves mention. It is basically a trade route that helps the Yemen dwellers to accumulate a large amount of profit. There is no doubt in the fact that the territory of Qataban served as the major point of transportation in the past. Afterwards, with the assistance of Hadhramout Dynasty, the Yemenis succeeded to expand their influence to the Southern region.

Again, during the 3rd and 2nd century BC, Qataban reached the celestial point of success. Qataban, Yemen started to give stress on the legislation issuance. In order to stabilize the economic prosperity it started to take special care of the laws and regulations.

The capital city of Qataban was Tamna. It is in fact the biggest city of Qataban. Another ancient town of this Yemenis state is Hajar Bin Hameed. While taking a trip around Yemen, tourists must visit this ancient Qataban state.



 

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