Goguryeo gave us a magnificent wall paintings in the burial chambers of stone, discovered in South Manchuria – in Tango where to 427 G. was the capital, as well as the frescoes of a later period near Pyongyang.
The painting was applied on the primer or straw with clay or directly on the granite surface of the walls. First applied the black outline, then the drawing surface was painted. The paints contained lead oxide and the adhesive. The black outline was worked again. Close to Tongo in “the Mound with 3 cameras” are clearly visible frescoes of the early period (fourth — first half of V century).
In the passage on the walls depicted a scene of a siege and a wooden pavilion with the couple — the owners of this tomb. In suitable places it is possible to see the architectural elements of ceremonial buildings. In the first chamber can easily see the image of the procession and hunting heroes. In the second chamber (main) on the surface of the walls painted four figures of mythical animals, which play the role of guardians: East blue dragon, West – white tiger, North – the snake entwined with a black turtle and in the South – the red bird.
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the Republic of Korea (informal name of the country, widely used in Russian-language press — South Korea) occupies the southern part of the Korean Peninsula, and numerous Islands. The largest is Jeju island located at the extreme southern tip of the Peninsula. Washed by the waters of Japan and the Yellow sea, the South — Korean Strait.
One of the places that are well worth visiting while travelling in Korea, can be called Ulsan is a city located in South Korea, in its South-Eastern part. This port city, one of the largest industrial cities in Korean.
Speaking of Ulsan, it is impossible not to mention that here comes out from the conveyor so popular among Russian motorists the products of famous corporations Hyundai, or a Hyundai, as they say. This engineering giant is owned and shipyard, located in Ulsan.
Even among the industrial attractions of the city can be called one of the world’s largest oil refineries, a plant producing mineral fertilizers. The two ports emphasizes the industrial side of town. Excellent prospects are opening up for fans of industrial tourism!
One of the oldest lighthouses in the country — a beacon of Ulgi. When visiting the lighthouses Ulsan guide will tell the tourists about the fascinating history of the evolution of the local lighthouses from the first Continue reading
It is the most attractive to men? Mystery, innuendo, flirtation and playfulness… what would you mark out? Leadership step undoubtedly will get the mind and wit. Want to impress cute deep knowledge about his favourite drink?
Do you wish to stand out in the company of male friends, to draw attention not only to their 60-90-60, but all hold interesting information with you that will seem new and unfamiliar? Then look and unusual but true facts about man’s drink – beer.
Strong Beers contain from 8 to 14 % alcohol, and were first cooked in England in the 19th century. Strong beer color can range from light wheaten to a reddish-brown, and, of course, is intended for slow sipping, not for instant draining a pint.
However, there are such varieties of beer, a fortress which 21, even 23 and 29 degrees. An example of such a beer – Hair of the Dog’s Dave, released in England in 1994 and is currently the strongest beer in the world.
Beer that can ruin
Check out the pub “Pivotal” in London, and there You will be offered the most elite beer, Vielle Bon Seco at a cost of about $ 1,000.
The “burning” beer
Brewed in Arizona, Cave Creek Chili Beer with a real chili pepper Continue reading