Sheikh Zayed Mosque, Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, Abu Dhabi, Emirate of Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Asia
Detail of the decorated facade of Hotel U Zlate Studny in Stare Mesto district (Old Town), Prague, Bohemia, Czech Republic
Iran, Isfahan Province, Kashan, Muqarnas and mural frescos of the ceremonial rooms of the Khan-e-Borujerdi, residence of art craft merchant dated 19th century
Old artfully decorated door, doorknob, historic centre, Marrakech, Morocco, Africa
Abbey Library, Benedictine Abbey of Admont, Admont, Styria, Austria
India, Rajasthan state, Nagaur, camel fair site, portrait of an elderly woman belonging to a family of camel traders
Alhambra, Granada, Andalusia, Spain
Peru, Arequipa Province, Arequipa, historical center listed as World Heritage by UNESCO, cloister of the Baroque Church of Compania built of the end of the 18th century
Peru, Arequipa Province, Arequipa, historical center listed as World Heritage by UNESCO, the Baroque Church of Compania built of the end of the 18th century, the sacristy and its polychrome Baroque or...
Ethiopia, Gheralta, Tigray Region. A Tigray woman at the entrance to her home. Her hairstyle is typical of the region. The people are deeply religious and often have crosses tattooed on their forehea...
Three young girls, their bodies lightly smeared with a mixture of red ochre, butterfat and herbs, wear round white-beaded necklaces, called ombwari, a tradition of all Himba people. Their other neck o...
A Samburu warrior resplendent with long, braided, Ochred hair. The round ear ornaments of the warriors are fashioned from ivory. Samburu warriors are vain and proud, taking great trouble over their...
Morocco, High Atlas, Marrakesh, Imperial City, medina listed as World Heritage by UNESCO, the Saadian tombs, room of the twelve columns
India, Jammu and Kashmir, Ladakh, Leh, regional capital, woman walking down the steps of Shanti Stupa
India, Jammu and Kashmir State, Himalayas, Ladakh, Indus Valley, Leh, regional capital, Buddhist monks in saffron robes in front of Santi Stupa to receive alms
Chinese paper cutting or Jianzhi
France, Aisne, Premontre, Premontre abbey, Abbey palace of the former Premontre abbey, monumental suspended staircase dating from 1846
Contemporary Azerbaijani carpet, Azerbaijan National Carpet Museum, Baku, Azerbaijan
Interior and altar, Parish church of St. Philip and Jacob, Altötting, Upper Bavaria, Bavaria, Germany, Europe
Colorful mandala fish, clipping, white background, germany-
The yellow Dzambhala, the manifestation of the Buddha Ratnasambhava symbolising wealth in the materialistic world, Nepal, Asia
Akshobhya Mandala, depicting the imperturbable Buddha as Bhumi Sparsa Mudra with the earth bearing witness to his enlightment, Nepal, Asia
Old Chinese ceramic tea pots, Panjuan Flea Market, Beijing, China. Panjuan Flea Curio market has many fakes, replicas and copies of Chinese products.
Old Chinese design blue, white and red cranes ceramic plate, Panjuan Flea Market, Beijing, China. Panjuan Flea Curio market has many fakes, replicas and copies of Chinese products.
Chinese replica of plastic Buddha, Panjuan Flea Market decorations, Beijing, China. Panjuan Flea Curio market has many fakes, replicas and copies of Chinese products.
Christmas market on Gendarmenmarkt square, behind the Konzerthaus concert hall, Berlin, Germany, Europe
A woman in a typical arabic horseshoe arch in Palacio de Pedro I (Palace of Peter I), Royal Alcazars of Seville, Seville, province of Seville, Andalusia, Spain (MR)
Azulejos at Carmo Church, Porto, Portugal
Colourful houses at Cais da Ribeira, Porto, Portugal
India, Tamil Nadu state, Madurai, painted zebu
Colorful and ornate Hindu temples, temple city Srirangam, Iruchirappalli District, Tamil Nadu, India, Asia
Israel, Jerusalem. Interior of the Church of all Nations also known as the Basilica of Agony in the environs believed to be the garden of the Gethsemane mentioned in the Bible with its olive trees whe...
Ceiling vaults decorated with frescoes in the upper church of San Francesco Basilica, Assisi, Province of Perugia, Umbria, Italy
France, Ille et Vilaine, Rennes, Brittany Palace of Parliament (17th century) designed by architects Germain Gaultier and Salomon de Brosse, Room not lost
Thailand, Bangkok, Golden Kinnara statue at Emerald Buddha Temple (Wat Phra Kaew) in Grand Palace
Buddhist shrine at the Shwedagon Pagoda in Yangon, Yangon Region, Myanmar
Russia, Saint Petersburg, listed as World Heritage by UNESCO, Jordan staircase in the winter palace
Russie, St Petersburg, listed as World Heritage by UNESCO, Orthodox Church of the Saviour on the Spilled Blood (1883-1907)
Iran, Isfahan Province, Isfahan, naghsh-i jahan square also known as Imam Khomeiny square, listed as World Heritage by UNESCO, the Shah Mosque also known as Imam Mosque with its monumental entrance
Iran, Isfahan Province, Isfahan, Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque build in the early 17th century
Iran, Yazd Province, brass bas-reliefs decorating the door of the Mazdaist temple
Iran, Isfahan Province, Kashan, the Khan-e-Borujerdi, residence of art craft merchant dated XIXe century as shown by the motives of the pediment, its cupola and windcatchers
Iran, Isfahan Province, Kashan, the Khan-e-Ameriha, residence of the governor of Kashan at Gadjar time, Muqarnas of Northern Pavilion
Iran, Isfahan Province, Kashan, decorated iwan with stucco and mirors of the Khan-e-Tabatabei dated 19th century, residence of a rich carpet merchant
Iran, Isfahan Province, Kashan, Mir Ahmed Sultan Hammam
Buddhist Paintings at a facade, Chimi Lhakhang, Bhutan