Makabba (Al-Magbba)

Makabba (Al-Magbba)


Date Palm tools


Al-Makabba is a cone-shaped container made of palm tree leaves. It is used to cover food plates to keep insects away. The term “Al-Makabba” also refers to a kind of bird cages for pigeons and other small birds. These have a door on top and are usually hung on walls to keep rodents and other animals from getting to the birds.

Citation in the Holy Qur’an

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