The height of the statue itself – 30 m, not counting the seven-meter pedestal, and its weight is 1140 tons. The idea of building the statue of Jesus Christ was born in 1922, when Brazil celebrated its centenary of independence. Famous Weekly declared if a design competition for the best monument – the symbol of the nation. Winner, Eck-tor da Silva Costa, put forward the idea of the statue of Christ that spread his hands, embracing the entire city. This gesture expresses compassion and at the same time joyful pride. The idea of da Silva was accepted with enthusiasm the public yet because it crossed the previous plan of raising on Mount Pan de Asukar (Pan de Asugar) a grandiose monument to Christopher Columbus. To business immediately joined the church, held across the country collect donations in order to finance the project. In the end, after nine years, the statue has stood in its place. Statue of Jesus Christ of designing and manufacturing in Paris. Read the rest of this entry »
Monthly Archives: March 2011
Wonder of the world famous Taj Mahal – is a very beautiful church. Before him dug ponds and, when viewed from afar, it seems that the mausoleum stand up not only upwards but also downwards. He stands among the cypress park on the banks of the Yamuna and its stately and perfect image is reflected in the water surface of ponds. Marble facades of the Taj Mahal, glisten silver in the moonlight, shining light pink at dawn and shimmer fiery glow of the setting sun. This fabulous beauty of the mausoleum built by Shah Jahan in memory of his beloved wife. In 1629, having given birth to light the 14 th child, the wife of an Indian Mogul died. She was 36 years, 17 of which she was married. Sultan Shah Jahan lost not only his beloved wife, but also politically wise counselor. There are reports that he spent two years wore on her mourning and vowed to build a monument worthy of the memory of his wife, quite extraordinary, with which nothing in the world can match. Read the rest of this entry »
One night, the Chinese emperor Ji Gao Xin, who lived 2400 years BC, had a dream that he was as if a butterfly. “What to think, who am I – Ji Gao Xin, who just had a dream that I was a little butterfly or moth, which was dreaming that he – Ji Gao Xin?” – He asked himself after waking up a rhetorical question.
Since then, many of us learned the same question: what if a parallel world of dreams are all the events in our real life? If you look deeper, then such an approach is not artificially On this subject, has written and argued the famous Sigmund Freud – Austrian psychiatrist and psychologist, who left behind a priceless legacy, one of whose components is the dream book Freud … Read the rest of this entry »
A symbol of greatness and power of Rome over the millennia, the Colosseum was a place equal to that of kipevshih inflame passions there simply was not: it takes in the Colosseum arena gladiatorial fights for life and death were kept in suspense tens of thousands of spectators.
The Colosseum was a living hell for the slaves.
The official name of this gigantic building – the Flavian Amphitheatre, in honor of Titus Flavius – son of Emperor Vespasian. Began in 1972 AD and extended over many years building the Colosseum was held with three emperors of the Flavian type: Vespasian, Titus and Domitian. Prior to this on-site construction is an artificial lake. Near the lake rose the Golden Palace, a luxurious residence of Nero, a notorious tyrant. Read the rest of this entry »
Krasnodarets Stanislav all racked my brains over what kind of a present of his beloved little wife Svetlana on the day on March 8. And I decided, a bouquet of spring flowers, hand the envelope with turputevku in Japan. The wife jumped from happiness. After visiting this a civilized country – has been her dream. While wife to pack their suitcases, Stan went to the Internet and typed in google “Japan” to fill a gap in their weak best knowledge about this wonderful country. Based on the information which was very much the trip promises to be unforgettable.
– Then I read somewhere that with 16po March 19 moon closer to Earth at a record short distance (this is happening once in a century), and can happen to earthquakes, tsunamis and other disasters. I missed it by ear and read more about the sights. But in vain .. Would have to be thoughtful.. It was a sign. Probably..
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Terrifying prophecy tells us: “In the Northern Hemisphere fall out fallout and in a part of the world will not be any animals or plants”
It would be possible to build an assumption that everyone understands fortune-tellers, psychics and astrologers have foreseen such an event. Unless, of course, their providence something so mean. We decided to analyze, hit anyone of them to a point. Here is what was found. “Neither wars nor other disasters will not happen” – was announced on 2011, “chief visionary of Russia Pavel Globa. This fact has been ascertained at a press conference in January. Wrote about a variety of publications on the editorials.
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A social stratum, it was sufficient at all times. In our unique century – they were no exception. With the development of technocratic progress, types of fraud and deception are springing up like mushrooms after the rain…
Fraud schemes are often in the genre of easy improvisation, which is close to the core subjects of Italian comedy circus.. Schemes are open structures, they can take and sometimes take the latest stories, as in the play, constantly updated scene, while the structure of fraudulent schemes, usually remain stable and even … .. Stereotypical
But there are people who are so creative that they would like to applaud…
What do you think? Fraud, as such a creative process..
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Secrets of nature … Is there a place for them in the technological XXI century? It seems that science knows about the world everything. But it is only at first glance. Recently received more information about the extreme complexity of our universe. It seems today there is no person who has not heard about the mysterious objects in the air, mysterious figures in the fields of strange events with individuals. We are surrounded by many forms of energy in the form of a variety of fields. All this interacts with each other, affects our physical state, mental activity, consciousness. And few who are trying to counteract this, not to mention the need to study the phenomena or objects that are observed. Read the rest of this entry »
May 31, 1970. Earthquake in Peru the power of 7.8 on the Richter scale. 62,000 people were killed and 610,000 people were left homeless. Over the past 45 years on Earth happened about a dozen major earthquakes. The scale of destructive power and the number of victims stuck not only on the strength of aftershocks, but the level of social and economic development of countries affected by disasters. In Indonesia and Iran, with an accuracy could not count the number of victims. In Chile, after the earthquake, the amplitude of 8.9 points killed 800 people.
Esoterica – a science that is available only to initiates only polugeniyami have no right to distribute it further. Secret teachings are considered, for example, the ancient Greek mystery, the Jewish Kabbalah, and Gnostic teachings. Today the mystery is the doctrine of the Theosophists, Freemasons, and also little-known anthroposophy.
Esoteric knowledge – this is a secret, hidden knowledge – that for centuries was collected and preserved in different nations, carefully passed down from generation to generation, disappeared and appeared again. This century-old wisdom, understanding of own essence and mysterious knowledge of life.This esoteric until recent times was never meant to understand the broad masses. Read the rest of this entry »