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Van castle - one of the oldest structures of the world

Van castle – one of the oldest structures of the world

Sep 28, 12 • Turkey2 Comments »
Not often one gets to see structures which were built more than 2000 years ago. When we arrived to Van people told us we should see the Van castle alongside with some other historical monuments. But not before I went to the castle & found...
Ancient inscriptions from 5 century BC in Van castle

Ancient inscriptions from 5 century BC in Van castle

Sep 28, 12 • Turkey3 Comments »
Some places house very unexpected discoveries. The castle of Van being one of the oldest structures in the world seems to be underrated & its historical importance seems to be undervalued. You will not find much information online. There will...
 How swastika from ancient Georgia taught me something about Ukraine

How swastika from ancient Georgia taught me something about Ukraine

Sep 12, 12 • Georgia4 Comments »
Swastika is an equilateral cross with four arms bent at right angles. This sigh is usually associated with World War 2 and the Nazi regime in Germany. At least in Europe and the North America. I knew that this sign is widely used in India and...