Walls (V – VI century) – cyclopean buildings
In the cultural layers of Derbent dassanetch time were found the excavations conducted by archaeological expeditions under the leadership of Professor A. Kudryavtseva. evidence of the occurrence of the settlement here five years ago. In the book “Muslim city of Dagestan” Alexander Kudryavtsev Abakarovich notes: “the Territory of the Derbent hill continued to settle at the end of the P – beginning I thousand BC In the first quarter of the I Millennium BC on the basis of ancient settlements that existed on the Derbent hill, appeared the first fortification, the ancient fortress-refuge, which was, in fact, the earliest “node”, “castle” famous “Gates”, i.e., “Derbent”, vposledstvii received such wide acclaim.
Research of ancient fortifications of Derbent proved that these fortifications, lying mostly under the walls of the medieval citadel of the city, now known as the Naryn-Kala, was a strong fortress, almost completely similar in layout citadel of feudal times.”
Ancient writers and modern researchers is the construction of the fortifications of the processed stones in the Caspian passage associated with the names of the 4 kings of the Sassanid – Yezdigerd II. Perosa, Kawada and Khosrow I Anushirwan .
K. V. Trever construction of the Derbent defensive system considers it possible to date Continue reading
GOTHIC, Gothic and neo-Gothic
The violla-Le-Duc (Viollet-le-Duc) eugène Emmanuel (27.1.1814, Paris, – 17.9.1879, Lausanne, Switzerland), French architect, historian and theorist of architecture. Restored a number of French Gothic cathedrals (including Notre Dame de Paris, 1845, together with J. B. Lasso), the fortifications of Carcassonne, the castle of Pierrefonds and others In historical and theoretical writings (“the Explanatory dictionary of French architecture”, 10 vols. 1854-68; “Conversations on architecture”, 2 vols. 1858-72, Rus. lane 1937-38; “Russian art”, 1877, eng. lane 1879) V. sought to identify General patterns of architecture (including the conditionality of the form design), the originality of its national schools, the nature of medieval art, the constructive achievements of Gothic architecture, the study of which stimulated the development of skeletal structures.
Puerta de Haya Mark. One of the most mysterious places on Earth
The place Puerta de Haya Brand running countless stories. For many decades, the place remains a subject of research of scientists and archaeologists. According to the beliefs, this place is a portal through which you can transported into another dimension. According to some, the object is a “star gate”.
What actually are these monumental gate, carved into the rock? They consist of two parts: the first is external, has the same width and height, 7 metres; the second is inside, two meters high, one meter wide and 50 cm deep. This mysterious place is located in Peru, near the city of Pune on the banks of lake Titicaca, and was discovered by accident.
These gates are found Jose Luis Delgado Mamani while searching for interesting places that would be suitable for climbing. What is most interesting is the fact that the place appeared frequently in his dreams. However, in his visions, it looked a little different, but the General characteristics are similar. In my dreams Mamani saw the road that led to the mysterious gate, they were covered with pink marble. Of the same material were made and statues along the road. In the middle of the gate was supposed to be a shimmering tunnel.
After this discovery, the site was carefully researched by many experts in the field of archeology and culture of the Incas. Based on the performed tests, scientists have Continue reading