Naasa Hablood

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Naasa Hablood
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Naasa Hablood (Virgin's Breast Mountain) in 1896.
Highest point
Coordinates 9°35′37″N 44°07′15″E / 9.59361°N 44.12083°E / 9.59361; 44.12083Coordinates: 9°35′37″N 44°07′15″E / 9.59361°N 44.12083°E / 9.59361; 44.12083
Naasa Hablood is located in Somaliland
Naasa Hablood
Naasa Hablood
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Naasa Hablood (Somali: Naaso Hablood), also known as Virgin's Breast Mountain, are twin hills situated in Woqooyi Galbeed, Somaliland. Located on the outskirts of the city of Hargeisa, the structures are made of granite and sand. The hills were dubbed Naasa Hablood (literally, "girl's breasts") due to their distinctive conical shape, and its resemblance to thelarchic breast buds.[1][2]

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  1. ^ Laurence, Margaret (1963). New Wind in a Dry Land. Knopf. p. 293. 
  2. ^ Mirreh, Abdirahman. A Gob Tree Beside the Hargeisa Wadi: Book Two of Songs of a Nomad Son: a Collection of Poems 1983 to 1994. Vol. 2. Tuba Press, 2001.


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