Piedmont Italy shot in 5K with a DJI Inspire 2 Drone and a Zenmuse X5S with a 15mm lens. Locations include the town of Viarigi, a comune in the Province of Asti in the Italian region Piedmont, located about 50 kilometres east of Turin and about 15 kilometres northeast of Asti. Also filmed the...
Christianity in Morocco dates back to Antiquity, it was widely propagated during the roman era. After the collapse of the Western Roman empire, Christianity still existed even in remote places, like the city of Aghmat which was a Christian city by the time of Islamic...
Sweden has a wealth of cathedrals and churches that are well-preserved and represent a good variety in architecture styles.
The Church of Sweden is divided into fifteen dioceses, each with a bishop and cathedral chapter (Swedish: domkapitel).
Diocese: Archdiocese of Uppsala
A great deal of communities in Europe and North-America are moving to a post-Christian era and churches are losing their followers and ultimately their raison d'être.
The bigger ones are kept into museum type buildings, maintained by the state, but what to do with the smaller ones that often...
With this thread I want to show you a very important part of the romanian architecture.
Romania has about 1440 wooden church built until 1918. Approximately 650 wooden churches are in Transylvania and Banat, over 490 are in Oltenia and Muntenia and Dobrogea more than 300 are in Moldova.
moving from an Alpine City to a big comparatively flat city like Vienna implicates loosing your orientation completely in the first time. Suddenly, distinctive reference points are absent and you are standing in the streets not knowing in which direction you are looking.
Thus I act from...
Hello peoples! With pleasure presents over 700 old wooden churches from Lviv Region which situated in west Ukraine, near Poland. You may visit my web-project and see for yourself (in left part is Google Automatic Translator)
Stained glass windows are best seen from the inside, obviously, so a thread on stained glass windows seems most appropriate in here. Feel free to post pictures of stained glass windows in churches or other places, talk about who designed the windows or some artistic influences, or anything else...
Ukrainian Baroque is an architectural style that emerged in Ukraine during the Hetmanate era, in the 17th and 18th centuries.
Ukrainian Baroque is distinct from the Western European Baroque in having more moderate ornamentation and simpler forms, and as such was considered more constructivist...
Here's a ranking of European countries by their tallest church.:cheers:
Pictures are welcome (only of listed churches, and don't exaggerate)
Munster, Ulm, 161.5 m
Cathedrale Notre Dame, Rouen, 151 m
Basilica of St Mary, Lichen, 141.5 m
Предлагаю создать тему, посвященную отдельно духовной составляющей жизни города: строительству сооружений культа, реконструкции поруганных в советское время памятников, визите в город церковных иерархов и разного рода святынь, а также всему тому, что является предметом разговора людей...
Religious Buildings and other places - Listed in
below extract from the Forum Index Thread.
Setting up the new "Newcastle and the North East - Religious Buildings & Other Religious Places" thread . . .
The below Index Thread Extract, from letters "S", "C", "J" and "W", shows links to some...
Ukrainian Wooden Architecture
- images are hosted by [Sky Palace] (best architectural web-site ever!!! Coincidently, it's mine );
- if images are not displayed it is only temporary;
- names of the buildings are given below images.
 Галина Шевцова - ДЕРЕВ'ЯНІ ЦЕРКВИ...
I have made a page with my pictures and short info (name+year when built) of the vast majority of Riga's churches - in total you can see 39 churches there (however, there are some 10-20 more churches in Riga). I get the idea that it could be interesting to clear up which Riga churches seems the...
:naughty: Ke tal chavales inauguro este tema para ke pongan datos curiosos, algunas fotos de como se ha dado la construccion de este magnifico templo a traves del tiempo o cualquier otra en general.
Empezamos con una breve introduccion sobre su historia: :gossip:
Mod erbse sagt:
Diese Diskussion wurde aus dem Thema Moderne kontra Historie abgetrennt.
Hier können moderne Kirchen, Moscheen, Synagogen, Tempel etc. aus aller Welt besprochen werden. Viel Freude :)
Saint Mary of the Assumption, San Francisco (1967)