Megaliths (from Greek.?? — Big?? — Rock) — prehistoric structures of large blocks. Megaliths distributed throughout the world
, except for Australia, mainly in the coastal areas. In Europe they are mostly date from the Eneolithic and Bronze Age (3-2 millennium BC. E.), Except for England, where the megaliths are the Neolithic.
Megalithic monuments are particularly numerous and diverse in Brittany. As a large number of megaliths found in the Mediterranean coast of Spain, Portugal, parts of France, on the west coast of England, Ireland, Denmark, on the southern coast of Sweden and Russia.
Ergaki considered to be one of the most
beautiful places in Siberia. One might even say — "the pearl." Ergaki — translated as "fingers", "Sky scraping your fingers." Locals have many legends about these places. At the beginning of the road overlooking the ridge, resembling a sleeping soldier. See the head with flowing from her hair, raised nose, hands crossed on his chest and legs. According to local legend, this "Sleeping Sayan" — a brave warrior who guards the rest of these places. Not far away on the edge of the cliff is "hanging stone." Multi-ton boulder that seems to almost never have held and about to fall.
Here, once in very ancient times people lived, you left us many puzzles. The area, which includes the mountainous Altai, Tuva and northwestern Mongolia keeps a lot of secrets, the echoes of which we can find in giving, mysterious megalithic structures and ancient burial mounds — thousands of scattered mountain steppes.
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