On Planet Earth many mysterious and amazing places that throughout history the imagination of writers, scientists and, of course, ordinary people. Some of these places are so ancient, incomprehensible to scientists, sometimes even unfinished in its construction that it is impossible to answer the question, for what purpose they were constructed and why… of Course, on Earth a lot more amazing places with unknown structures, but in this small video we show you pictures of nineteen of the most famous and most mysterious places.
Stonehenge. Open to the public in the middle of the XX century, after the reconstruction, the English Stonehenge has attracted widespread attention of the world. Megalithic constructions, of course, have been here a long time, talking about it as the stories and old drawings and photographs, but much more megalithic stones were fallen, than now, after the ” reconstruction “. About the purpose of the construction there are several scientific hypotheses, starting from the burial chambers, to the Observatory (reconstruction of the monument on the computer is the solar and lunar calendars). Mystics and people are still talking about the druids. Continue reading
Saint Sophia Cathedral
When erected: 1017-1022 or until 1037. The Church was founded at the beginning of the 18th century, when it was renovated in the Ukrainian Baroque style. The work was sponsored by Hetman Ivan Mazepa.
At which the Prince built: Volodymyr the Great, Yaroslav the Wise
What is remarkable: the only Church of Kiev and Ukraine, a fully preserved pre-Mongol times (considered to be the pre-Mongol period up to 1240 years). The interior of the Cathedral boasts unique frescoes of the 11th-12th centuries, including paintings, created by artists from Byzantium. In addition, in this temple is the famous sarcophagus, in which was buried one of the founders of the Cathedral Yaroslav the Wise. Unfortunately, Continue reading
The second day I read about the monuments of ancient architecture – the Dolmens. The dolmens ( from Breton tol table, men – stone) were constructed of several large stone slabs set vertically and covered with massive plate, carefully polished and fitted to each other. Erected them in “places of power”, that is, in areas where there are geomagnetic anomalies, and as a result, geopathic processes. Scientists believe that Dolmens ancient burial structures. As mysterious archaeological monuments, the dolmens are comparable with the Egyptian pyramids but older than the pyramids and, most importantly, the only structures that have spread across the globe. Dolmens are found and preserved in Eurasia, from Japan and India to Portugal, are located in the Northern Africa and southern America, well known on the Islands of the Mediterranean sea, southern Scandinavia. Especially a lot of these megalithic structures (from words “huge stone”) in England and we, in the Western Caucasus. The Caucasus is considered by archaeologists 2308 dolmens, most of them in the area of Gelendzhik. The ubiquity and commonality of the architectural compositions of the dolmens around the world already generating an amazing conjecture that they are the progenitors of mankind, when the earth existed a single nation. Continue reading