Lotus temple – the most sacred in the world of original construction: it is built in the form of a white blossoming flower and is not a straight line. This is the main Bahai temple in India and one of the top attractions of new Delhi. It is also called “the Taj Mahal of modern India”.
Myths and facts
The official name of the huge marble Lotus, a House of Worship Bahai. This religion is the youngest in the world (appeared in the middle of the XIX century). It professes the unity of God and unity of religions, because in the Baha’i temple can come to people of all faiths and nationalities and to pray to the God in whom he believes.
To create the grandiose project of the building was entrusted to architect Fariborz Sahba. Inspired by the Sydney Opera house, he with the help of computer programs created the project of the temple in the form of a Lotus is a sacred plant for many Eastern peoples. Such painstaking work took two years. Continue reading
The shortage and high cost of vacant development land in Kyiv and other cities contribute to the development of alternative construction water. In Kiev Plandome began to build only in the late 1990s, but now on the Dnieper embankment are almost no vacant berths.
In Kiev Plandome began to build only in the late 1990s, but now on the Dnieper embankment are almost no vacant berths. 75% of the buildings on the water, registered in the capital city, entertainment venues, hotels. The most successful complexes “Mandarin”, Gold coast, River Palace, a restaurant “Koleso”, hotels “Perlina Dnipra” and “Dnieper”. Gradually developing the construction on the water and in the regions. In Dnepropetrovsk, for example, are already working floating restaurants “the Golden Cockerel” and “Le Corsaire”, and in Donetsk, according to the company “Retour”, soon to be built hotel (the estimate of the project is EUR 1.3 million). Overall, according to the Register of shipping of Ukraine, at the design stage there are 6 objects, 23 are operated. Continue reading
Restoration work is an opportunity and value not only our time. The restoration was carried out at all times. For these reasons, it is difficult to establish the true age of ancient structures.
According to the legend engraved on a pink granite slab between the paws of the Sphinx, the Egyptian Prince Thutmose into the wilderness to hunt, was tired and lay down in the shade of the Sphinx. In the dream statue, calling himself Horemahet or Mountains on the horizon (the most ancient name of the Sphinx), addressed to Thutmose. Sphinx complained about his destroyed body and arriving sand. Horemahet suggested that Thutmose the throne in exchange for help.
Dreamed of are Prince the dream, unknown. But when he became Pharaoh Thutmose IV, he introduced the cult of the Sphinx in the New Kingdom (1550-1070 BC). The sphinxes appeared everywhere in sculptures, reliefs and paintings, often representing Royal power and the sacred power of the sun.
It’s almost 1,5 thousand years BC according to the official history Continue reading