0 Likes

Church in Hasaköy, Cappadocia, Turkey
Cappadocia

One of many churches from the 19th century. After the Christians had left the country, it was used as a quarry, store room or in a different way. Here you find many frescoes inside the church. - If you have any information about the church or the village etc., please contact the photographer - thank you!

Copyright: Heiner straesser - derpanoramafotograf.com
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 14856x7428
Uploaded: 01/10/2012
Atualizado: 29/05/2014
Visitas:

...


Tags: church; cappadocia; anatolia; religion; history; greek; art; architecture
comments powered by Disqus

Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Church in Hasaköy, Turkey
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Church in Hasaköy, Cappadocia, Turkey
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Agios Vazilios, Konakli, Turkey
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Agios Vazilios, Konakli, Turkey
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Agios Vazilios, Konakli, Turkey
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Agios Vazilios, Konakli, Turkey
AHMET GÜMÜŞ
Ortodoks Kilisesi Aziz Theodoros Trion Batı
AHMET GÜMÜŞ
Ortodoks kilisesi aziz theodoros trion
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
griech. Kirchenruine in Suvermez, Kappadokien, Türkei
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Suvermez, Cappadocia, Turkey
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Mosque in Suvermez, Cappadocia, Turkey
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Kizil Kilise - Red Church
Vasily Kumaev & Andrew Mishin
Museum of wooden architecture. Church. 4. Interior. (Great Novgorod) (2009)
heiwa4126
Tokyo Sky Tree is growing
johnchoy ( 蔡旭威 )
Hongkong Apliu Street
Emile Duijker
kermis in volendam
Gregory Diaz
Cerro de Monserrate Santuario de los Colombianos en Bogota
Milo Timbol
Our Lady of the Most Holy Rosary, Mother of Peace Grotto in Caramoan Islands
Valentin Arfire
Parc G Ell G December 02 2008
Andrea Biffi
il Castello di Brunico - Südtirol
Rafael DeVill
University Salamanca
N. Cortez
Our Lady Of Victory (Foyer)
Jedsada Puangsaichai
Ferry Cruise Hellesylt - Geiranger, Geiranger Fjord, Norway
Richard Hart
Verona Top Seats
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Göynük Village, Turkey
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Wasserburg bayern deutschland
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Terminal 2
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Kilistra 10-3
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Church in Hasaköy, Cappadocia, Turkey
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Dulkadirli 1, Turkey
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Sümbüllü Cave Church, Ihlara, Cappadocia, Turkey
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Railwaymuseum Camlik 3
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
130817 408 485
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Tuff Rocks in Cappadocia
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Nymphenburg3 muenchen germany
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Market Square
More About Cappadocia

Cappadocia is a part of central Turkey. Eruptions of several volcanoes (e.g. Erciyes Dag, Hasan Dag) had covered the area with tuff. Erosion dug valleys and created an uncountable number of different shaped rocks. The tuff's ability to store water made the valleys much more fertile than the higher surroundings. After the arrival of the first people, they soon started to dig caves into the soft stone. By the time they developed the ability to dig cities into the underground with tunnels of several kilometers. A sophisticated pipe- and tunnel-system cared for fresh air and water, to enable the people to hide from enemies for a long time. In the 5th century hermits started to settle in the valleys and to paint their caves. In the next centuries more and more hermits and monks arrived and a rich cave-architecture with colourfull wallpaintings developed. The most famous are the churches of Goereme and the Peristrema Valley (=Ihlara Valley) between Ihlara and Selime. Today thousands of tourists from all over the world are visiting the area.