Slava Mizin – pseudo-megaliths in the Leningrad region.
In the last issue of “Heritage” appeared an article by Konstantin Yudin on “mysterious balls of St. Petersburg.” The author’s desire to draw Parallels between the seita worship and the modern symbolic “rituals” balls on the Spit of Vasilyevsky island is clear, but, in my opinion, not well substantiated.
Rock on the shores of Vuoksa near Priozersk, despite the modern legend that has no relation to the megaliths and ancient sacred places.
The General between them only that both of granite. Needless to say so affirmatively about the Parallels between the ancient places of worship and architectural delights of recent eras? Indeed, the balls are visually impressive and quite expressive, and attract people, but no mystery here. Recently it came into Vogue “urinate” Petersburg any price. In the vicinity of the city suddenly began to find “megalithic” structures, and in quantities Continue reading
This book contains information about the mysterious, unusual, strange places, those that hit and amaze people, past and present.
Lists the places where there is unexplained physical processes, where there was the mysterious animals, buildings and structures of unknown purpose, place, and so the sound of mirages. D.
There are places possible hronoanomaly, places where there were cases of teleportation. For most of these places are accurate e as well, although still without a precise location and Alatyr Arctida, Belovode and Kitezh, Mount Meru and Shambhala.
You can find detailed information about the dolmens and Medveditskaya ridge, mound Sineus and put Ilya Muromets, learn about one of the versions of the origin of Kolomna. Continue reading
Stained glass Windows in the Gothic style (Gothic style)
The historical and ideological basis of the Gothic style
The Gothic style emerged and developed in the second half of the 12th century in Western Europe. It took place in those countries dominated by the Catholic Church. Initially, the style belongs to the field of architecture, which in this period began rapidly to change their shape, which was due to the development of the culture of cities. The townspeople, who won in a historic clash with the lords, gradually form a new world, in which man is seen as the Creator, the Creator of all wealth. The person becomes inclined to a kind of patriotism, pride in their city and desire to file a claim.
If in the previous period, cathedrals were largely a defensive structure, but now they get the value of the symbol of the city. As a result the rich people want to Finance the construction of cathedrals and the artists and architects give them the most solemn and rich look.
Ideologically, the style is based on the spiritual striving upwards to God. This idea was the reason for the height increase of the temple buildings and the appearance of elongated forms of the cathedrals. All significant architectural elements have an orientation of up, characterized by moving vertically, as they would stretch Continue reading