Ura Kidane Mehret Church another side, Near Bahardar, Ethiopia.
The convent was founded in the 14th century by the saint Betre Mariyam (Amharic "Rod of Mary"), although the present circular church dates from the 16th century. Its wall are decorated with numerous murals painted between 100 and 250 years ago; subjects include Negus Tekle Haymanot of Gojjam and his followers. The most significant were painted by Alaqa Engida during the reign of Emperor Menelik II. The church has its treasury in a nearby outbuilding, which contains the richly embroidered robes of Negus Tekle Haymanot and his wife Laqetch Gegre Mehdin, as well as the crowns of Emperor Yohannes IV, Emperor Tewodros II, Negus Tekle Haymanot, and Emperor Tekle Giyorgis.
Entrance to the Byzantine Tahtalı (Barbara) Kilise in the Soğanlı valley. The frescoes are from the 11th century.
Inside the Yılanlı Kilise (=Snake Church) in the Soğanlı valley. The Byzantine frescoes are from the 11th and 13. century.
In the courtyard of the Yılanlı Kilise (=Snake Church) in the Soğanlı valley. Inside the small cone in the background are Byzantine frescoes from...
Construcción del nuevo puente sobre las vias del tren en Santander.
The characteristic village of Jisp is situated in the middle of the Wormer- en Jisperveld, a large nature reserve in the north-westhern part of the...
Iglesia de San Francisco de Bellocq, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Свято-Троицкий Измайловский собор в Санкт-Петербурге. The Trinity Cathedral (Russian: Троицкий собор, Troitsky sobor; Russian: Троице-Измайловский...