Tag: TR – Göbekli Tepe

‘Göbeklitepe should be passed on to future generations’; Hurriyet Daily News

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Mankind has a responsibility toward preserving Göbeklitepe’s cultural heritage and must pass it on to future generations, said archaeologist Çiğdem Köksal Schmidt, the wife of German archaeologist Klaus Schmidt, who unearthed the 12,000-year-old Neolithic site in a two-decade excavation works near the southeastern province of Şanlıurfa.

Source: ‘Göbeklitepe should be passed on to future generations’ – Turkey News

Ancient sites illuminate our forebears’ understanding of solstice; Karen Bradbury; Stars And Stripes

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As the winter solstice approaches, many ancient sites become a wonderful destination or source of interest.

Source: Ancient sites illuminate our forebears’ understanding of solstice

Japan Research Team to Join Survey for World’s Oldest Ruins; Nippon.com

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A Japanese research team is set to take part in an excavation survey for what is believed to be the oldest ruins in the world, it was learned.

Source: Japan Research Team to Join Survey for World’s Oldest Ruins

World’s oldest temple in Turkey becomes major tourist attraction; Timeturk Haber

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Sanliurfa is city of history, archeology and tourism, says mayor…

Source: World’s oldest temple in Turkey becomes major tourist attraction – Timeturk Haber

Gobekli Tepe archeological site in Sanliurfa province, SE Turkey; Xinhua

Source: Gobekli Tepe archeological site in Sanliurfa province, SE Turkey

World heritage in Turkey: Göbeklitepe, the birthplace of human civilizations; Asene Asanova; Daily Sabah

Source: World heritage in Turkey: Göbeklitepe, the birthplace of human civilizations

Oldest Temple in the world: Over 11,000 years old Göbekli Tepe in Turkey shows the artistic genius of early humans; Puja Changoiwala; Financial Express

Located fifteen kilometres away from the Turkish city of Sanlıurfa, Göbekli Tepe, which was added to the UNESCO World Heritage List in 2018, is believed to be a centre of faith and pilgrimage during the Neolithic Age.

Source: Oldest Temple in the world: Over 11,000 years old Göbekli Tepe in Turkey shows the artistic genius of early humans

Reclaiming our Ancient Heritage: Portasar (Göbekli Tepe); Adriana Tchalian; The Armenian Mirror-Spectator

During Adriana Tchalian’s first visit to Armenia, she expected to find a rugged and muscular terrain, given the steady diet of cliched images she had consumed over the years of one very famous, snow-capped mountain range. What she found instead was a mild and feminine landscape where ribbons of…

Source: Reclaiming our Ancient Heritage: Portasar (Göbekli Tepe) – The Armenian Mirror-Spectator

Göbekli Tepe, the oldest known temple in the world; EFE

At roughly 12,000-years-old, Göbekli Tepe in southeast Turkey is quite possibly the oldest temple in the world and harks back to an era when humans first started to cultivate crops and domesticate animals…

Source: Göbekli Tepe, the oldest known temple in the world

Ground zero of human history in Turkey; Daily Sabah

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