Thursday, November 8, 2012

Mystery of the Jars

The mystery surounding the thousands of megalithic jars
at the Xieng Khouang Plateau 1070m ASL in Laos
or better know as The Plain of Jars
remains unsolved till today.



The largest of all the jars.



The  jar with a 'frogman' carved on it..



A jar lid with 'frogman' carving.



You can find more beautiful views of the sky at SKY WATCH FRIDAY



16 comments:

  1. Wow, what a cool place to visit. The Jars are neat. Thanks for sharing your skies, have a great day!

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  2. Beautiful! Looks like a must visit place.

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  3. Clicked on your link to read about the jars. So interesting! Your photos of the jars are stunning!

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  4. this is very interesting! our ancestors certainly had incredible ways to honor the dead.
    reminds of the hanging coffins and burial caves in the Philippine highlands.

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  5. Wow - what a fascinating place! Lovely shots.

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  6. There are things in this world that will always be mysteries!
    Awesome shots, Thomas.

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  7. Great shots! Interesting text!

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  8. Very interesting! Thanks for sharing...

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  9. Somehow somethings can never be explained. I love to explore such places and thats what I do when I travel, not so much of looking for food to eat but places of interest.

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  10. Beautiful scenery and those jars are interesting.

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  11. Marvelous view of this mystery place!
    Happy Weekend!

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  12. Wonderful shots of the place. Those pillars look unique.

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  13. I love seeing things like this (even virtually)...I remember reading about this years ago, but these are the first photos I've seen. thank you for sharing.

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