Saturday, October 20, 2018

Picture of the day for October 21, 2018


Wikipedia picture of the day on October 21, 2018: Aciagrion occidentale, Green striped slender dartlet, is a species of damselfly in the family Coenagrionidae found in India, Sri Lanka. Wikipedia"

Friday, October 19, 2018

Picture of the day for October 20, 2018


Wikipedia picture of the day on October 20, 2018: Main nave of the Church of the Society of Jesus (La Iglesia de la Compañía de Jesús), a Jesuit church in Quito, Ecuador. The exterior doesn't give an idea of the beauty of the interior, with a large central nave, which is profusely decorated with gold leaf, gilded plaster and wood carvings, making of it the most ornate church in Quito. The temple is one of the most significant works of Spanish Baroque architecture in America and considered the most beautiful church in Ecuador. Wikipedia"

Thursday, October 18, 2018

Picture of the day for October 19, 2018


Wikipedia picture of the day on October 19, 2018: Pyrus pyrifolia "Raja" cultivar fruit, Virginia Beach, Virginia. These pears have an orangy tinge because they are fully ripe. Wikipedia"

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Picture of the day for October 18, 2018


Wikipedia picture of the day on October 18, 2018: Leaves of grass at sunrise in the hamlet Börnste, Kirchspiel, Dülmen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany Wikipedia"

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Picture of the day for October 17, 2018


Wikipedia picture of the day on October 17, 2018: One of the sphinxes at University Embankment in Saint Petersburg, Russia. Wikipedia"

Monday, October 15, 2018

Picture of the day for October 16, 2018


Wikipedia picture of the day on October 16, 2018: Interior of the subsidiary church Pesenbach, municipality Feldkirchen an der Donau, Upper Austria Wikipedia"

Sunday, October 14, 2018

Picture of the day for October 15, 2018


Wikipedia picture of the day on October 15, 2018: A Yellow-billed shrike (Corvinella corvina corvina) from The Gambia. Shrikes catch insects and impale their bodies on thorns or other sharp points, keeping them for later. Wikipedia"

Saturday, October 13, 2018

Picture of the day for October 14, 2018


Wikipedia picture of the day on October 14, 2018: Frontal night view of the History Museum of Armenia, Republic Square, Yerevan, capital of Armenia. The museum, founded in 1920, has 400,000 objects belonging to the departments of Archaeology (35% of the objects), Numismatics (45%), Ethnography (8%), Modern History and Restoration. Wikipedia"

Friday, October 12, 2018

Picture of the day for October 13, 2018


Wikipedia picture of the day on October 13, 2018: Alexander Hamilton U.S. Custom House Collector's Office ceiling in Manhattan, designed by Tiffany Studios Wikipedia"

Thursday, October 11, 2018

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Tuesday, October 9, 2018

Picture of the day for October 10, 2018


Wikipedia picture of the day on October 10, 2018: Leptosia nina, Psyche, Wandering Snowflake, is a small butterfly of the family Pieridae found in Asia. Wikipedia"

Monday, October 8, 2018

Picture of the day for October 9, 2018


Wikipedia picture of the day on October 9, 2018: Lower Shavlinskoe Lake at Altai Mountains in Altai Republic, Russia. Wikipedia"

Sunday, October 7, 2018

Picture of the day for October 8, 2018


Wikipedia picture of the day on October 8, 2018: View of Shāh Chérāgh (Persian for "King of the Light"), a funerary monument and mosque in Shiraz, Iran. It houses the tomb of the brothers Ahmad and Muhammad, sons of Mūsā al-Kādhim and brothers of ‘Alī ar-Ridhā. The two took refuge in the city during the Abbasid persecution of Shia Muslims. The tombs became celebrated pilgrimage centres in the 14th century when Queen Tashi Khatun erected a mosque and theological school in the vicinity. Wikipedia"

Saturday, October 6, 2018

Picture of the day for October 7, 2018


Wikipedia picture of the day on October 7, 2018: Table and chairs in traditional colors in Fira, Santorini, Greece Wikipedia"

Friday, October 5, 2018

Picture of the day for October 6, 2018


Wikipedia picture of the day on October 6, 2018: Young Nubian ibex (Capra nubiana) on a stone wall by the edge of Makhtesh Ramon in Mitzpe Ramon, Israel. Wikipedia"

Thursday, October 4, 2018

Picture of the day for October 5, 2018


Wikipedia picture of the day on October 5, 2018: Søpavillonen at Peblinge Sø in Copenhagen, Denmark Wikipedia"

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

Picture of the day for October 4, 2018


Wikipedia picture of the day on October 4, 2018: Worm's-eye view of HVB Tower, an administrative building of the HypoVereinsbank in Munich. Wikipedia"

Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Picture of the day for October 3, 2018


Wikipedia picture of the day on October 3, 2018: View at dusk of the Basilica of Our Lady of Sorrows, Queen of Poland, located in the village of Licheń Stary, near Konin, Greater Poland Voivodeship, Poland. The basilica, designed by Barbara Bielecka was built between 1994 and 2004. With a 120 metres (390 ft) long and 77 metres (253 ft) wide nave, a 98 metres (322 ft) high central dome, and a 141.5 metres (464 ft) high tower, it is Poland's largest church and one of the largest churches in the world. Wikipedia"

Monday, October 1, 2018