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The symbol of Munich — the Gothic Frauenkirche Cathedral
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Megalithic structures of the island Khortytsya

Megalithic complexes of the island Khortytsya in Zaporozhye region of Ukraine built by immigrants from the star system Sirius 8 -10 thousand years ago, maybe even earlier.

Megalithic structures of the island of Khortitsa in Ukraine is very often compared with British Stonehenge. This implies that both these buildings are sanctuaries.

In his article “mystery of Stonehenge: an ancient spaceport” and other articles, the author proved that Stonehenge and other megalithic complexes of England were built more than 14 thousand years ago and were ancient spaceports. They landed heavy aircraft immigrants from the star system Sirius.

The complex megalithic structures on the island of Khortytsya is also not a sanctuary. Most of these buildings were designed for the landing and takeoff of light aircraft immigrants from the star system Sirius. In all likelihood, they were built more than 8 – 10 thousand years ago, maybe even earlier. The appearance of the preserved megalithic objects Khortytsya island proves it. Continue reading

Living room in Gothic style

Fantastic, irrational, light, expressive and upward forms of the Gothic style to overcome the cumbersome nature of the stone and affect the brightness of colors. Most often, the term “Gothic” applies to creations of medieval architects, but to some extent almost every area of art has undergone its influence.

The history of the Gothic style

At the end of the XII century replaced the Romanesque style came Gothic . prevailed on the territory of almost whole Europe until the end of XV – beginning of XVI century. Born in the middle of the XII century in France, already in the early thirteenth century it included Spain, the Czech Republic, England, Austria and Germany. Later a new stylistic direction and spread on the Italian territory, but has undergone some significant changes, creating the “Italian Gothic”. Eastern Europe has “succumbed” to the Gothic influence later and lasted it longer than in the West. Continue reading

When was built the oldest dome in the world?

Almost 500 years after the construction, on November 1 of the year 609, the Pantheon was turned into a Christian Church. It is logical that a former temple of all gods was called the Church of all Holy martyrs. Since day 1 of November is celebrated as all saints Day and the Catholics and the Protestants.

Any person, for the first time going to the Pantheon, could not restrain an exclamation of rapture. People humanitarian warehouse in the first place will be thrilled by the splendor of the interior decoration, the creation of which was attended by the famous Raphael. Maybe that’s why he was buried here.

Those who have studied strength of materials or structural mechanics, immediately raise your head up to admire the brilliant dome. The dome of the Pantheon is not just beautiful. This dome is not only highly functional. This dome is famous by the fact that he is generally the first dome building in the world. During the construction of the Pantheon for covering large round room with a diameter of 45 meters Roman architects first used the domed ceiling. Continue reading