The Oak of Mamre (Oak of Sibta) - it is also called the Tree of Abraham or Shajr-e Ibrahaim in Arabic

The Oak of Mamre (Oak of Sibta) - it is also called the Tree of Abraham or Shajr-e Ibrahaim in Arabic

This tree is the location where Prophet Abraham pitched his tent and it is located on the outskirts of Hebron

This tree is the location where Prophet Abraham pitched his tent and it is located on the outskirts of Hebron

Now it is not growing anymore and it is believed that this tree is over 5000 years old

Now it is not growing anymore and it is believed that this tree is over 5000 years old

Fence encircling the Oak of Mamre - this site is managed by the Church of Russia

Fence encircling the Oak of Mamre - this site is managed by the Church of Russia

I was lucky eneough to be given the bark of this tree by it's caretaker - this barken had fallen off during the winter period

I was lucky eneough to be given the bark of this tree by it's caretaker - this barken had fallen off during the winter period

A house next to the Oak of Mamre

A house next to the Oak of Mamre

A small herd of animals belong to one of the caretakers

A small herd of animals belong to one of the caretakers

This goat didn't like the rest of his gang

This goat didn't like the rest of his gang

A fallen tree beside the Oak of Mamre but it was still green and growing

A fallen tree beside the Oak of Mamre but it was still green and growing

The caretaker of the site waving at me when I was leaving - very nice guy in making

The caretaker of the site waving at me when I was leaving - very nice guy in making