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Golden Onions

By ubaruch    
Ein Karem is a small village in the outskirts of Jerusalem known i as the location of the Visitation mentioned in n the New Testament. Because of it's holy connotation it harbors many churches, basilicas and monasteries. the biggest is the Gorny monastery, which was founded by Elisabeth the wife of Sergei Romanov, the uncle of the Last Tsar, Nikolay the 2nd, in 1911. It was , however, finished only in the first decade of the 21st century, when it's onion shaped domes were covered with gold.
The shot was taken just before sunrise, looking to the the north-east.

Tags: Landscape Sunrise Outdoors Dome Religion Basilica Landscape and travel Religious building Jerusalem

Voters: mj.king, MileJanjic, mistere and 29 more

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Saastad Plus
2 16 15 Norway
13 Nov 2020 1:01PM
Beautiful photo!
13 Nov 2020 1:43PM
Lovely light.

Lory Smile
Daisymaye Plus
12 23 19 Canada
13 Nov 2020 1:59PM
Such a lovely golden image.
viscostatic 14 50 11 United Kingdom
13 Nov 2020 1:59PM
Taken at just the right time. A beautiful composition.

13 Nov 2020 2:03PM
Superb atmospheric image, beautiful to see, thanks for sharing.

13 Nov 2020 7:35PM
A truly beautiful image and excellent narrative, Uri.

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helenlinda Plus
14 374 22 United Kingdom
14 Nov 2020 8:39AM
What a glorious sight . Helen SmileSmileSmileSmileSmile
15 Nov 2020 4:33PM
Superb scene & capture, Uri.
Stunning light & POV.
Outstanding scene stunning light and wonderful detail, Beautifully presented, .Uri.

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