Presentation on theme: "Southwestern University “Neopfit Rilski” University research center on ancient European and Eastern cultures Project “Thracian sanctuaries in the Western."— Presentation transcript:
Southwestern University “Neopfit Rilski” University research center on ancient European and Eastern cultures Project “Thracian sanctuaries in the Western Rhodope”
Holy Mountain "Beslet” and Mediterranean
Thracian megalithic temples at the foot of Mount Beslet – Western Rhodope
Thracian sanctuary Salakov Beech, Western Rhodope
Megalithic sanctuary Salakov Beech - rock hewn "boiler" at the top
Rock arch Megalithic sanctuary Salakov beech. Rock arch
Rock arch. Stone honeycomb. Megalithic sanctuary Salakov beech. Rock arch. Stone honeycomb.
Megalithic sanctuary Salakov beech - in "Underworld"
Megalithic sanctuary Salakov Beech -" trace of God "
Megalithic sanctuary Salakov Beech - rock hewn groove
Megalithic sanctuary Salakov Beech - Arhaeoastronomic study
Western Rhodope Megalithic sanctuary Kayaliyski Skali, Western Rhodope
Megalithic sanctuary Kayaliyski skali - rock arch
Valley r.Vishteritsa. Barbarously destroyed by bulldozer Necropolis
River Valley Vishteritsa. Broken grave cemetery...
Rock arch of megalithic Thracian sanctuary near the village Gospodintsi, Gotse Delchev Region
In archaeological sources...
In ethnological sources...
Winners of folk culture
Megalith Thracian sanctuary with rock cut discs, symbols of the sun god of Razlog
Rock cut solar disk from Razlog
Great Stella - Thracian sanctuary Stolovatets near Razlog
Study of the Thracian megalithic sanctuary Chovkina skala, village Skrebatno, Gotce Delchev Region
The map is not sufficient
Part of colleges Expedition
The team which carried out the studies: Assoc. Prof. Alexei Gotsev, Ph.d. - National Archaeological Institute and Museum Assoc. Prof. Penka Maglova, Ph.d. - Institute for Solar-Terrestrial Research Alexey Stoev, Ph.d. - director of the National Astronomical Observatory "Yuri Gagarin" - Stara Zagora Demetria Spassova, Ph.d - Southwestern University Mina Stoeva, Ph.d. - Institute for Philosophical Research College student in specialz “Cultural Studies” and “Culture and Media” of Southwestern University, Faculty of Arts: Teodora Kirilova - fourth year Irina Vasileva - Course IV Anton Genov - Master's Program in “Cultural animation and socialization of cultural heritage " Petya Petrova - Course II Tanya Krushovska - II Course Krassimira Alexieva - II Course Tzvetan MILOSHEVA - II Course Iva Ivanova - fourth year Research Project Manager: Assoc. Рrof. Dr. Vassil Markov - Southwestern University