The ancient temple of the Sun found by archaeologists in Bulgaria

17 Mar

templeStonehenge will be relegated to second place, the scientists believe. Bulgarian church for 3000 years older than his English counterpart Sanctuary found near the village of Ohoden (northwest Bulgaria) archaeologist Georgi Ganetsovskim. Local residents used it for about eight thousand years ago to determine the time of planting and harvesting. In addition, there are sacrifices to the sun. Floor of the sanctuary is paved with large boulders, and the plan of the temple resembles in form the letter “P”. The open part is facing the east. There are, however, like the temples in various parts of the world. For example, in Germany there is Gozeksky circle – Neolithic building in Gozeke, DC Burgenlandkrays, Saxony-Anhalt. It consists of several concentric ditches 75 meters in diameter and two palisade rings with a gate. Currently Gozeksky circle is considered one of the oldest solar observatory in the world of the Neolithic and Bronze Age.

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