Saint Catherine's Monastery, commonly known as Santa Katarina in Arabic, is an Orthodox monastery and is also a UNESCO World Heritage Site. This monastery is one of the oldest in the world, being build between 548 and 565. The full official name of the monastery is Sacred and Imperial Monastery of the God-Trodden Mount Sinai. The Monastery enclose the Chapel of the Burning Bush, the site where Moses is supposed to have seen the burning bush. According to the Hebrew Bible, Moses received the Ten Commandments from God on Mount Sinai.
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