More ideas from ivan
Gate of all nations or Gate of Xerxes located at the ancient city of Persepolis. 70 km northeast of the modern city of Shiraz in the Fars Province of modern Iran. Xerxes, who built this structure, named it "The Gate of All Countries" during the Persian empire. Xerxes I is believed to be the Persian king identified as Ahasuerus in the biblical book of Esther.

Gate of all nations or Gate of Xerxes located at the ancient city of Persepolis. 70 km northeast of the modern city of Shiraz in the Fars Province of modern Iran. Xerxes, who built this structure, named it "The Gate of All Countries" during the Persian em

Где то в африке

Large Boabab Tree - Also known as the "tree of life", Baobab trees, found in Africa and India, can live for several thousand years. They have little wood fiber, but can store large quantities of water.

Explain this to me 10 000 years ago.

José Manuel Castro López creates stone sculptures that look bizarrely squishy. The sculptures cleverly play with our assumptions with drapery-like folds and bends that look surrealistically out of place.

Cambodia and Guatemala temples not that they look the same     also take note that both countries are on the same equatorial longitude...

Cambodia and Guatemala temples not that they look the same also take note that both countries are on the same equatorial longitude.

A 14th-century B.C. relief depicts a "fish-man" carrying a pinecone and bucket, symbols of purification.Temple of the Storm God Adda, under Citadel of Aleppo

relief depicts a "fish-man" carrying a pinecone and bucket, symbols of purification.Temple of the storm god Adda, under Citadel of Aleppo

..nothing can be proven about the surprising astronomical knowledge (Sirius A n B) of the Dogon Tribe… but one must remember the astonishing resemblance between the Nommo and the legends from Indian, Greek and Mesopotanian Mythology, also talking about fish-like creatures (see Oannes and Matsya) that came from the sky and brought knowledge to mankind

Legends from Indian, Greek and Mesopotanian Mythology, also talking about fish-like creatures (see Oannes and Matsya) that came from the sky and brought knowledge to mankind

A strange relief on the Temple of Hathor wall depicts what some may suggest is a light bulb, now referred to as the Dendera Bulb. Is it possible that the ancients possessed the knowledge of electricity? (Photo Credit: Courtesy Prometheus Pictures, Inc.)

A strange relief on the Temple of Hathor wall depicts what some may suggest is a light bulb, now referred to as the Dendera Bulb. Is it possible that the ancients possessed the knowledge of electricity. (Photo Credit: Courtesy Prometheus Pictures, Inc.

Relief with war machine, from ancient Nineveh, Iraq  Is that a tank??

Relief with war machine, from ancient Nineveh, Iraq Is that a tank? Ancient Dalek perhaps.