The Architecture Of Ancient Egypt
The Architecture Of Ancient Egypt. The types of structures. Architecture and construction. The types of structures. In a country with economy based on agriculture, which determined the seasons and the…

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The game - Greatest structures
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Ancient structures

About five thousand years ago among the boundless Sands of the African deserts to the Egyptian IV dynasty Pharaoh khafra (the Greeks called him Chephren) built for himself the pyramid-tomb. And to watch her was placed the stone lion with a human head – the Great Sphinx.

His eyes looking into eternity, and smile dozens of centuries plagued mankind with its mystery. There are stories (and not only in Egypt) that the resolution of its mystery is connected with the end of the world: “When will be solved the last riddle of the Sphinx, he courses & online play, and the world will cease to exist”.

The famous American clairvoyant E. Case argued that some of the inhabitants of the legendary Atlantis settled in Egypt, where it is stored the history of the disappeared in the waters of the Atlantic countries. Atlanta brought with him copies of all state documents and hid them in a special “Hall of Annals” that someday people will find and will find in it musical instruments, banners, decoration of temples, tables, printing, medicines, linen cloth and gold. Then there will be obtained the answers to many mysteries of Ancient Egypt and we can better understand the meaning of the mysterious figures of chelovechestva.

The head of this most famous sculpture of antiquity stands 23.5 meters from the rocky base, and body length is 57 meters. The Sphinx buried in sand, hidden between the paws a temple of the Sun.

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The Time Of The Cathedrals

The Time Of The Cathedrals

 

II est venu le temps des cathedrales, le monde est entre dans un nouveau millenaire – “the time of cathedrals, the world enters a new Millennium”, – declare the heroes at the beginning of the world-famous musical “Notre Dame de Paris”, provoked a new round of interest in the creation of Hugo and to the Paris temple. “The time of the cathedrals” is not a poetic figure, invented by the author of the lyrics of the musical by Luc Plamondon and sustainable historical term that envelopes all the classic French middle Ages. A good phrase came from the pen of a French art historian Georges Duby, author of the same book. The time of the cathedrals of almost six centuries of religious, cultural, political and everyday life of France and neighbouring territories.

It starts at the very end of the tenth century, when all Europe stood in eschatological anticipation of the magic 1000 years – then and 1033, the millennial anniversary of the Lord’s suffering. The Europeans believed that for significant dates will follow the end of the world, put to rest the earthly life. The Apocalypse did not happen – but happened universal catharsis. Europe has entered the new Millennium refreshed, mystical overcame fear and began to build updated updated art and religious culture. Continue reading

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