|Classification|||||A.05.2. Archaeology, Sites of Veneration|
|Place|||||Bethanië, Izaaksbrunn Farm No. 71|
|Refences|||||Official Gazette 2299, No. 55, 1961. Vogt, Andreas, "National Monuments in Namibia", Windhoek 2004, p.32-33.|
|Legal Status|||||Declared as National Monument on 01.03.1961 by the Historical Monuments Commission for South West Africa (HMC).|
Indeed the history behind the Heitsi Ghub is similar to the one behind the Heitsi-eibeb (see 022/1955), their appearance is different: Its layout and construction is neat..
Serves as a religious symbol and is all that remains of an indigenous custom that died out.