About Gothic churches
IMHO the Most unusual Gothic Church: in Norway, Trondheim. He's almost 1000 years. Mystical. Black. Place of palomnichestva Christians, and not only the Vikings, whose leader Olaf, who brought faith…

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Famous Gothic buildings
The flourishing of medieval art in the form in which it knows and most of us, is associated with the Gothic. Ruled the minds of his contemporaries on two, and…

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Paris police found a mysterious building

Paris police have discovered unmarked in the plans of the cave under the city center an entertainment complex consisting of a cinema and restaurant.

As reported on the website of the Guardian newspaper, the police has no idea about who its owner is. According to police, were found in the cave of the swastika, Celtic crosses and stars of David, adjacent to each other, indicating that there was going to members of some sect or secret society. The members of the special police detachment responsible for security in the underground Paris, came upon the cave while training under the Palais de Chao, which is not far from the Eiffel tower across the river Seine. Entering the dungeon through a manifold near the Trocadero, the police saw a piece of canvas with the inscription: “under construction. Trespassing”.

For a tarp, they found a Desk and camera, which automatically removed all those passing by. When a person in the camera field of view start audio recording of dogs barking, “clearly designed to scare people”. Continue reading

France. Chartres Cathedral.

“Now do not build Gothic cathedrals. In the old days people had convictions; we, the contemporaries, there is only opinion, and opinion is not enough to create a Gothic temple.” Heinrich Heine

“Chartres Cathedral – the place where an atheist feels uncomfortable.” Napoleon

Gothic… there is nothing more majestic and sublime, nothing has the same impact even on the most meager imagination, even on the most pragmatic and insensitive the brain, on the coldest mind, not bound by religion, superstition and mysticism… This stone, which was thirsty for a day, devoid of weight, aspiring to heights, the triumph of the spirit over the defeated decay. Awe causes involuntary recognize the authority and power of the Gothic.

But it is a grim reminder of the impermanence of all things, this is a severe warning to those who think about themselves too much, fell into pride, did not heed that “everything is permitted, but not everything is permitted”, has forgotten that he is only a grain of sand in the Universe… Continue reading

Megalithic masonry

Allocate different groups of megaliths and the megalith can formally be considered as a rough-hewn dolmen in Europe. and higher processing blocks on the ruins of Puma Punku. For ease of understanding in this note we call megaliths only those blocks whose origin still remains a mystery.

These megaliths are the basis of many ancient temples and pyramids. Distinguishes them from ordinary stones highest quality treatment, as well as a huge weight, some megaliths weigh over 100 tons. Sophisticated megalithic masonry of perfectly processed by machine blocks found all over the world, there are the megaliths at the base of the Egyptian pyramids, the temples of the Aztecs in South America and at the base of Baalbek.

Age megaliths on average 8-10 thousand years and more. Probably, our ancestors were the ancient buildings of sophisticated megalithic masonry and built their temples and buildings already on top. This is evidenced by the difference in the treatment of stone, and the size of the blocks and their age. Continue reading