Houses of the Holy

 

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‘Houses of the Holy’ – stunning photographs of colorful vaulted mosque ceilings, captured by Mohammad Reza Domiri Ganji

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We carve out

The Church of St. George is one of eleven monolithic churches in Lalibela, a city in the Amhara Region of Ethiopia. Originally named Roha or Warwar, this historical and religious site is currently accepted in the modern name of Lalibela, after King Gebre Mesqel Lalibela of Ethiopia, who is regarded as a saint-like figure by the Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church. / Text via Wikipedia, unknown phootgrapher The Church of St. George is one of eleven monolithic churches in Lalibela, a city in the Amhara Region of Ethiopia. Originally named Roha or Warwar, this historical and religious site is currently accepted in the modern name of Lalibela, after King Gebre Mesqel Lalibela of Ethiopia, who is regarded as a saint-like figure by the Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church. / Text via Wikipedia, unknown phootgrapher The Church of St. George is one of eleven monolithic churches in Lalibela, a city in the Amhara Region of Ethiopia. Originally named Roha or Warwar, this historical and religious site is currently accepted in the modern name of Lalibela, after King Gebre Mesqel Lalibela of Ethiopia, who is regarded as a saint-like figure by the Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church. / Text via Wikipedia, unknown phootgrapher The Church of St. George is one of eleven monolithic churches in Lalibela, a city in the Amhara Region of Ethiopia. Originally named Roha or Warwar, this historical and religious site is currently accepted in the modern name of Lalibela, after King Gebre Mesqel Lalibela of Ethiopia, who is regarded as a saint-like figure by the Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church. / Text via Wikipedia, unknown phootgrapher

The Church of St. George is one of eleven monolithic churches in Lalibela, a city in the Amhara Region of Ethiopia. Originally named Roha or Warwar, this historical and religious site is currently accepted in the modern name of Lalibela, after King Gebre Mesqel Lalibela of Ethiopia, who is regarded as a saint-like figure by the Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church. / Text via Wikipedia, unknown photographer

We take cover

Iranian women perform their Friday prayer at the Imam mosque in the city of Isfahan by Vahid Salemi

Photograph of Iranian Muslim women performing their Friday prayer at the Imam mosque in the city of Isfahan, 234 miles (390 kilometer) south of the capital Tehran, Iran / captured by Vahid Salemi

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Santa Maria del Fiore Cathedral, – the fourth biggest church in the world with its large dome of 42 meters in diameter by famous Renaissance architect and engineer Filippo Brunelleschi / Piazza del Duomo, Florence, Italy.

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Looking up

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Beautiful black and white photograph of a stunning organic vaulted church roof –

St. John the Evangelist Church, Edinburgh / photographed by Edwin Smith

Staiway to heaven

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beautiful perspective photograph of a staircase leading into the sky

photograph by Caras Ionut

 

Into the Dark

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Submitted photograph: Stairs in the Vatican Museum, Vatican City /

photographed by Ben Dickson