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photography of sainted places +details. (must not be christian places).

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Presbytery, St. Peter und Paul, Oberammergau, Bayern (Bavaria). August 2013

built: 1735–1749

Presbytery, St. Peter und Paul, Oberammergau, Bayern (Bavaria). August 2013
built: 1735–1749

medieval painting in the arches of St. Nikolai, Greifswald, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern (Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania). (March 2014)

medieval painting in the arches of St. Nikolai, Greifswald, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern (Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania). (March 2014)

wall and arch paintings, side aisle of St. Marien, Greifswald, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern (Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania). (March 2014)

wall and arch paintings, side aisle of St. Marien, Greifswald, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern (Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania). (March 2014)

window detail, Doberaner Münster/ Minster of Bad Doberan, Bad Doberan, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern (Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania). (March 2014)

window detail, Doberaner Münster/ Minster of Bad Doberan, Bad Doberan, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern (Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania). (March 2014)

Epitaph Franz von Essen, St. Marien, Greifswald, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern (Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania). (March 2014)

(ca. 1714)

the figure stands for the virtue: “Verschwiegenheit”/ taciturnity


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choir detail, cathedral St. Nikolai, Greifswald ,Mecklenburg-Vorpommern (Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania). (March 2014)

(interior was transformated from 1823-32 through Johann Gottlieb Giese)

choir detail, cathedral St. Nikolai, Greifswald ,Mecklenburg-Vorpommern (Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania). (March 2014)
(interior was transformated from 1823-32 through Johann Gottlieb Giese)

window detail, Basilika Gößweinstein / basilica Gößweinstein,Oberfranken(Bayern) / Upper Franconia (Bavaria).(March 2014

(full view please:)

window detail, Basilika Gößweinstein / basilica Gößweinstein,Oberfranken(Bayern) / Upper Franconia (Bavaria).(March 2014
(full view please:)

Oktogon/ The Octogon, Doberaner Münster/ Minster of Bad Doberan, Bad Doberan, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern (Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania). (March 2014)

"octagonal burial chapel for 13 dukes of Mecklenburg, built or reconstructed in 1420 using Romanesque columns and capitals from around 1240. The location behind the high altar was a privileged burial place…"

Oktogon/ The Octogon, Doberaner Münster/ Minster of Bad Doberan, Bad Doberan, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern (Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania). (March 2014)
"octagonal burial chapel for 13 dukes of Mecklenburg, built or reconstructed in 1420 using Romanesque columns and capitals from around 1240. The location behind the high altar was a privileged burial place…"

ornament detail (on a pillar) of the Tomb of Lord Samuel von Behr (with canopy),Doberaner Münster/ Minster of Bad Doberan, Bad Doberan, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern (Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania). (March 2014)

built: 1626

ornament detail (on a pillar) of the Tomb of Lord Samuel von Behr (with canopy),Doberaner Münster/ Minster of Bad Doberan, Bad Doberan, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern (Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania). (March 2014)
built: 1626

detail of the floor in the Chapel of Pribislav (Pribislavkapelle), Doberaner Münster/ Minster of Bad Doberan, Bad Doberan, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern (Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania). (March 2014)

detail of the floor in the Chapel of Pribislav (Pribislavkapelle), Doberaner Münster/ Minster of Bad Doberan, Bad Doberan, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern (Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania). (March 2014)

central aisle (seating+high altar ) Doberaner Münster/ Minster of Bad Doberan, Bad Doberan, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern (Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania). (March 2014)

central aisle (seating+high altar ) Doberaner Münster/ Minster of Bad Doberan, Bad Doberan, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern (Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania). (March 2014)

(Bad Doberan series, more pics will follow)

"The most well preserved Cistercian furnishings in Europe…"

1)South side of the Minster,

2) Tympanum over the south portal

3) Door of the Ossuarium/ ossuary,

Doberaner Münster/ Minster of Bad Doberan, Bad Doberan, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern (Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania). (March 2014)


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has 100 followers! I know it´s not much but I appreciate every one of them :)))
Thank you!!!
(let´s celebrate this with a sweet charlie reaction gif :3 )

Neo Gotik (Gothic Revival) can be nice too :)

blessing over the portal: “Deinen Eingang segne Gott” (God bless your entrance)

Westportal/ western portal, St. Petrikirche Chemnitz, Sachsen (Saxony). (March 2014)

built: 1885-88

Neo Gotik (Gothic Revival) can be nice too :)
blessing over the portal: “Deinen Eingang segne Gott” (God bless your entrance)

Westportal/ western portal, St. Petrikirche Chemnitz, Sachsen (Saxony). (March 2014)
built: 1885-88

Chorgewölbe/ choir arch, Basilika Gößweinstein / basilica Gößweinstein,Oberfranken(Bayern) / Upper Franconia (Bavaria).(March 2014)

Chorgewölbe/ choir arch, Basilika Gößweinstein / basilica Gößweinstein,Oberfranken(Bayern) / Upper Franconia (Bavaria).(March 2014)