0 Likes

Pancarlik Kirche, Kappadokien, Türkei
Cappadocia

Pancarlık Kilise: The mainly green and red frescoes are from the end of the 9th century. This church was in use until 1922 and the candles indicate that there are still people coming to pray.

Copyright: Heiner straesser - derpanoramafotograf.com
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 14872x7436
上传: 26/11/2012
更新: 29/05/2014
观看次数:

...


Tags: cappadocia; anatolia; turkey; history; tuffstone; tuff rocks; greek; wall painting; frescoes; religion
comments powered by Disqus

Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Pancarlik church, Cappadocia, Turkey
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Pancarlik church, Cappadocia, Turkey
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Kepez tuff rock churches, Cappadocia, Turkey
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Kepez tuff rock churches, Cappadocia, Turkey
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Tuffsteinkirchen von Kepez, Kappadokien, Türkei
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Kepez tuff rock churches, Cappadocia, Turkey
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Kepez tuff rock churches, Cappadocia, Turkey
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Tuffsteinkirchen von Kepez, Kappadokien, Türkei
AHMET GÜMÜŞ
Peri bacalari tepe goreme civari
AHMET GÜMÜŞ
Peri bacalari goreme civari
AHMET GÜMÜŞ
Guvercin yuvalari
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Greek Cave Church, Cappadocia, Turkey
Jedsada Puangsaichai
Mount Everest North Face, Tibet
Willy Kaemena
Balloon Fiesta
Louis-Alexis Fontaine
091003portpoussai6000
Michael Pop
Women's Cave in Baia de Fier
Gerardo Antonio Sánchez Torres
Cayo Muerto, Chichiriviche, Edo. Falcón Venezuela
Valentin Arfire
Mnac Panorama C
Gerardo Antonio Sánchez Torres
Amanecer en Chichiriviche
Vasily Kumaev & Andrew Mishin
Serpukhov. Church. Interior. (2009)
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Dampflokmuseum Camlik 1
Alhusaini
Bab Alqiblah
Ronald Tichelaar
On The Ferry From Denmark To Norway
Peter Pook
Blue Rocks, Lunenburg County, Nova Scotia, Canada
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Herakleia, Camici (Bafa) Lake
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Kirms Krackow House
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Hallac Hospital Monastery, Cappadocia, Turkey
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Meskendir Valley, Cappadocia, Turkey
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Sculptures in Rottach-Egern, Bavaria
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
arch. excavation of Nerik 11-03, Turkey
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Canli Kilise, Cappadocia, Turkey
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Archaeologic Excavation of Nerik, Turkey
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Uçhisar after sunset, Cappadocia, Turkey
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
100430 mangfall lamas
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Archaeological excavation of Nerik 11-06, Turkey
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Feshane istanbul turkey
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.