John la Valette
The Howling Dervishes. Ottoman Empire.
Dancing Dervishes Ottoman Empire. Istanbul Turkey.
L’ÉCLAT de la chevalerie commença à s’obscurcir dans le XIVe siècle, et s’éclipsa entièrement vers la fin du XVe.
THE DAWN OF CHRISTIANITY IN BRITAIN.
Roger Walden. Bishop of London in 1405.
Byzantine silk fabric made in tapestry art. 11th century.
This prelate is receiving the homage of a Greek peasant, who kisses the ground before he applies his lips to the bishop’s hand.
TO the south-east of the Roman Agora is the octagonal Tower of the Eight Winds; the Clepsydra of Andronikos Kyrrheste described by Vitruviu.
This tower has been converted into a Semà-Khanés or chapel for the religious dance called Semà, which is performed every Friday within its walls by an order of dancing dervishes.