Saturday, June 6, 2020

Bunhwangsa

Very old Buddhist temple, built in the times of Silla Kingdom in 634 AD. Today just a few buildings remain of the original large...

Ryangchon Temple

A Buddhist temple, founded in 753. Three ornate buildings remain - Taeung Hall, Manse Pavillion and Muryangsu Hall. Location, GPS coordinates: 39.4264 N 127.1957 E Categories: Buddhist shrines Values: Architecture,...

Uluru (Ayers Rock)

One of Australian symbols, enormous and visually very impressive sandstone inselberg, 348 meters high and 9.4 km in circumference. Sacred place to local Aborigene...

Bahrot Caves

The only Zoroastrian cave temple in India, established in 1351 AD, when Parsi were hiding here from Muslim invasion. Holy fire still is burning...

Panhale Kaji (Panhale Kazi)

Nobody is able to grasp the immense universe of Indian cultural heritage. This was proven again in 1970 when Panhale Kaji (often called Panhale...

Samseonghyeol

Three mysterious holes in the ground in Jeju City. According to legends from these holes came semigods - founders of the ancient Tamna state...

Tây Ninh Holy See

Centre of Cao Đài religion, ornate building built in 1933 - 1955. Location, GPS coordinates: 11.3039 N 106.1332 E Categories: Other contemporary shrines Values: Architecture Rating: Where is located? Asia, Vietnam, Southeast, centre...

Konark Sun Temple

Today we can see just a part of Konark Sun Temple. But... what a part! Even the remaining structure belongs to the most impressive...

Archbasilica of St. John Lateran

There is only one archbasilica in the world - Archbasilica of St. John Lateran. This could be the most important church in the world,...

A-Ma Temple

A-Ma Temple might be the oldestA building in Macau - built before the city developed. One should come here early in the morning -...