Holy Orthodox Church, Syria. One of the first Christians in the world are under attack by FOREIGN terrorists funded by Qatar & Saudi Arabia and trained by Turkey. Wouldn't you defend your country against such people who behead and bite into a human heart in the name of religion! Tell your world leaders that you don't support and you don't want to fund this fake war. Time is of essence. Christians of Middle East are at peril if you remain silent!
The Church of Saint Demetrius, or Hagios Demetrios, is the main sanctuary dedicated to Saint Demetrius, the patron saint of Thessaloniki (in Central Macedonia, Greece), dating from a time when it was the second largest city of the Byzantine Empire. It is part of the site Palaeochristian and Byzantine Monuments of Thessaloniki on the list of World Heritage Sites by UNESCO since 1988.
In a mountainous region in the heart of Ethiopia, some 645 km from Addis Ababa, eleven medieval monolithic churches were carved out of rock. Their building is attributed to King Lalibela who set out to construct in the 12th century a ‘New Jerusalem’, after Muslim conquests halted Christian pilgrimages to the holy Land. Lalibela flourished after the decline of the Aksum Empire.
Romanian Semmering. The Anina–Oravița was the first mountain railway in today's Romania, opened in 1863, it is still in use today for touristic purposes, and it is one of the most beautiful railways in Europe due to very picturesque landscapes, viaducts and long tunnels. Take a tour with us www.romaniasfriends.com
Nun calling for prayer, following to an ancient byzantine tradition, employing a semantron, used in monasteries by nuns and monks. It's a wooden plate whick, made in cherry tree or sycamore maple, it was used and still is, before the existance of the bells and the clocks, to call people to prayers. Voronetz Monastery, Romania