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NORWAY - influence of Viking architecture on orthodox churches century wooden church Borgund, Sogn og Fjordane, Norway. Oh The Places You'll Go, Places To Travel, Places To Visit, Beautiful World, Beautiful Places, Beautiful Norway, Beautiful Boys, Old Churches, Place Of Worship

Borgund Stavkyrkje

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Solomon's pool found in ruins. God gave us the measurement of Pi long before man did. ~ KJV - And he made a molten sea, ten cubits from the one brim to the other: it was round all about, and his height was five cubits: and a line of thirty cubi Ancient Ruins, Ancient History, Heiliges Land, Terra Santa, Naher Osten, Israel Travel, Holy Land, Ancient Architecture, Ancient Civilizations

Solomon's pool found in ruins. God gave us the measurement of Pi long before man did. ~ 1Ki 7:23 KJV - And he made a molten sea, ten cubits from the one brim to the other: it was round all about, and his height was five cubits: and a line of thirty cubits did compass it round about.

Hey Nikki, Dante and I helped build this temple back in the day. Young Buddhist monks near a ruined temple in Laos Vientiane, Buddhist Monk, Buddhist Temple, Temple Ruins, Nepal, Places To Travel, Places To See, Places Around The World, Around The Worlds

Young Buddhist Monks Near A Ruined by Paul Chesley

Young Buddhist monks near a ruined temple in Laos.

Contents, from Fairy Legends and Traditions of the South of Ireland, by Thomas Crofton Croker Vintage Book Covers, Vintage Books, St. Patricks Day, Irish Eyes Are Smiling, Erin Go Bragh, Books To Read, My Books, Irish Quotes, Celtic Mythology

Fairy Legends and Traditions of the South of Ireland

Contents, from Fairy Legends and Traditions of the South of Ireland, by Thomas Crofton Croker

Archeologists announced in March of 2006 that an exca-vation near the Red Sea had unearthed a shipyard containing the world's oldest sea-faring ships. The artifacts, such as wooden planks & cargo boxes, suggest that Egyptians had set sail 4000 yrs ago Ancient Mysteries, Ancient Ruins, Ancient Artifacts, Ancient Egypt, Ancient History, Temples, Site Archéologique, Archaeological Discoveries, Ancient Civilizations

Image Gallery: Amazing Egyptian Discoveries

Some of the coolest mummies, tombs and body parts found in recent years.

Peaceful Buddha has been here a very long time.roots of a banyon tree engulf it. Mystery Photo Contest: Where in the World? Bangkok Hotel, Bangkok Travel, Thailand Travel, Thailand Art, Places To Travel, Places To See, Mystery Photos, Collor, All Nature

Mystery Photo: Where in the World?

What they need is a little peace... Floodwaters have submerged this sacred site and the rest of the city for almost two months now. Buddhist temples, historic sites, parks, businesses, homes are all under water from excessive rains that are reported to be the worst since WW2, hitting this…

Bet Giyorgis church in Lalibla, Ethiopia // Aerial Africa by George Steinmetz Oh The Places You'll Go, Places To Travel, Places To Visit, Madagascar Antananarivo, Addis Abeba, Steinmetz, Maputo, Place Of Worship, Kirchen

St. George's rock-cut church, Ethiopia | Irish Archaeology

Hewn out of sold rock, the extraordinary church of St. George (Bet Giorgis), Ethiopia represents one of the wonders of the ancient world.

This is the Church of Saint George, one of the so-called Eleven Monolithic Churches in Lalibela in the Amhara region of Ethiopia. The Church of Saint George, which in the Amharic tongue is called Bete. African Culture, African History, Christian Church, African Countries, Saint George, Place Of Worship, Kirchen, The World's Greatest, Archaeology

St. George's rock-cut church, Ethiopia | Irish Archaeology

Hewn out of sold rock, the extraordinary church of St. George (Bet Giorgis), Ethiopia represents one of the wonders of the ancient world.

A teachers new (somewhat sarcastic) Common Core reading list.aka how to turn literature from fiction to non-fiction to better align with common core requirements. Library Study Room, First Folio, Library Humor, Tea And Books, Shakespeare Plays, Common Core Reading, Book Sites, Free Books Online, New Teachers

PARIS (AP) — The accidental discovery in a small library in northern France of an original first folio of Shakespeare's plays has sent a jolt of excitement around the world of Shakespeare scholars. The find brings the total of known folios in the world to 233, and is significant as each first folio can contain variations that shed light on the bard's intentions.

Think grocery lists. Think Renaissance creative great Michelangelo. Now try to reconcile the two. Now, maybe this handwritten grocery list by Michelangelo — which comes complete with illustrations, by the way — will help you. Miguel Angel, Art Ninja, Shopping List Grocery, Grocery Items, Fear Of Flying, Courses, 16th Century, Art History, Ancient History

Michael Angelo's shopping list from 1518. It's accompanied by illustrations which were probably drawn to guide an illiterate assistant who did the shopping for him. The list is separated into three days by horizontal lines, and includes requests such as 'pani dua' (two loaves of bread), 'un ari' (a herring), and 'un bocal di vino' (a quart of wine). Image via the Florence museum Casa Buonarroti