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These 2800 Years Old 'Burial Jars' Are Frightening And Remarkable

Exploring something new attracts the archaeological minds the way it attracts nobody else. There is still a lot about the earth which has to be decoded.
Earth is keeping from us a lot of things, that she only reveals at the right time. From virgin places to the amazing stories lying beneath the earth surface which might have been buried years and years ago, there is so much to discover. Some of the people amongst us have taken the pain to find out those hidden secrets..

 

These 2800 Years Old 'Burial Jars' Are Frightening And Remarkable

These 2800 Years Old 'Burial Jars' Are Frightening And Remarkable

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They are using all they have got in them!

They are using all they have got in them!

The team of archaeologists are using hand trowels and working with utmost care to uncover the secrets hidden under the Kingdom of Uratu. which is claimed to be 2800 years old.

This is the hard working pack of historians!

This is the hard working pack of historians!

50 archaeologists are working on the program which is held annually and they are working legally with a permission from the ministry of culture and tourism.

The tombs we are talking about!

The tombs we are talking about!

The pithos burrial chambers that look like ceramic burial jars belong to this kingdom.

The historical place in Uratu near Van city!

The historical place in Uratu near Van city!

Dr. Erkan Konyar says that they are working to repair and preserve the old city. They are shocked that the walls beside the tomb have stay erect even after earthquakes that walls might have experienced over the period.

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