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Gobekli Tepe Annunaki Mystery Uncovered with Andrew Collins

Building Göbekli Tepe Gallery

Göbekli Tepe ; Şanlıurfa/TURKEY. The birth of religion. The world's first temple. http://science.nationalgeographic.com/science/archaeology/photos/gobekli-tepe/

Göbekli Tepe (Turkey) is a Neolithic (stone-age) hilltop sanctuary erected at the top of a mountain ridge in southeastern Anatolia, some 15 kilometers (9 mi) northeast of the town of Şanlıurfa (formerly Urfa / Edessa). It is the oldest known human-made religious structure.[1][4] The site was most likely erected by hunter-gatherers in the 10th millennium BCE (c. 12,000 years ago) and has been under excavation since 1994 by German and Turkish archaeologists.

Göbekli Tepe arial view. Dated to be 11,500 - 12,000 years old, Göbekli Tepe, Turkey, is the oldest temple found until now. #Architecture #Circle

Gobekli Tepe The birdman with the body of twining snakes. "Historically, serpents and snakes represent fertility or a creative life force. As snakes shed their skin through sloughing, they are symbols of rebirth, transformation, immortality, and healing.[6] The ouroboros is a symbol of eternity and continual renewal of life." wikipedia

Turkey: Göbekli Tepe —The world's first temple, older than stonehenge and more ornately carved. This would be a dream come true to see. Turkey is on the top of my list for so many reasons, and this just added to it.