Underground city near Kiev
In Kiev the cave found a network of secret underground passageways, man-made caves, hiding places, traps, fortifications. Except that the catacombs of ancient Rome, or Paris catacombs can in any way be compared with the caves of Kiev.
Close to town, which we know is there is another underground Kyiv. which hides thousands of secrets. Archaeologists know of more than three hundred of the Kiev catacombs.
“We have a blueprint, there is hope that the oldest underground structure originated in the territory of the city of Kiev during the time of the Chalcolithic. This is the period of transition from the stone age to the age of metals — and the entrance to these caves is just in the yard of one of houses”, — said the doctor of historical Sciences Timur Bobrovsky.
900 years completely intact — in the prestigious district of Kiev — large construction — Zverinetska the entrance to the cave. The cave is almost not changed its appearance over the centuries, reports TSN.
Researcher of the Kiev underground Vladislav woodpeckers holds one of the ancient underground caves of Kiev. An abandoned monastery located here, older than the Kiev-Pechersk Lavra.
Zverinetska the caves are unique in themselves. But there is a place — actually a special — the underground Church. It is difficult to say how old she is, but archaeologists say it was built in ancient period. And here is a symbol, Continue reading
Who built the pyramids for the Egyptians?
Could the ancient Egyptians to erect their own giant pyramids and palaces? People who only read about these structures in the history books, I guess: Yes. But many of those who have been in this country, and wander, for example, along the valley of Giza, no doubt. Too impressive these structures, even on their construction, as expected, worked tens of thousands of slaves.
According to the version of sir Arthur Conan Doyle, by the way, who visited Egypt before writing this novel, all the local ancient structures were built by the Atlanteans. And Doyle, the confessions of his contemporaries, like his famous character-the detective possessed a brilliant analytical skills.
The Sphinx is older than 5,000 years?
What based its findings Conan Doyle is not clear. But he now has many followers. For example, the head of the Laboratory of alternative history Andrey SKLYAROV, who has repeatedly been in Egypt, argues that most of the local monuments of history really created by the representatives of the ancient precivilization:
– You can call them the Atlanteans, aliens, some different, but all traces of them in Egypt an incredible amount. It is strange that Egyptologists had not paid attention to it. Although now I get the impression that the Egyptians guess about something, but carefully concealed secret.
– If possible, concrete examples.
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From the XII century Romanesque style gradually became replaced with a new style – Gothic.
This period in the development of medieval art in the territories of Central, Western and Eastern (part) of Europe occurred in the XII-XVI centuries. Initially the term “Gothic” refers to architecture, but he gradually embraced almost all forms of art.
The history of the style
Gothic began their March across Europe from the middle of the XII century with France. From XIII century it had already spread to the territory of modern England, Austria, Germany, Spain, Czech Republic.
Gothic Cathedral in Coutances (France)
To Italy the Gothic style came somewhat modified, it is called: “Italian Gothic”. And Eastern Europe adopted this style later and said goodbye to him later – in the XVI century.
While talking about the farewell to the Gothic, perhaps, be wrong: in the middle of the XIX century (this period was called the period of eclecticism – a mixture of styles) architecture often has to resort to the elements of the Gothic, and later started talking about the neo-Gothic style. The Gothic revival (the”new Gothic”) emerged in England in the 40-ies of the XVIII century – it was the revival of the forms and design features of the medieval Gothic.
In the early nineteenth century coined the term “Gothic novel”, which meant the literary genre of the romantic era Continue reading