“Beneath the Hagia Sophia” Project has uncovered one of the biggest mysteries of the world; “The Flight of the Angels”. When the angel (Seraphim) pictures which are on the lower part of the dome put one after another, we get a flying angel figure.
This leads to important and not-yet-answered questions. Was animation known in Ancient Rome? If not, why were the angels depicted in this particular way? Does the legend of the angels that carry the dome take its root from “The Flight of the Angels”? Is “The Flight of the Angels” one of the well kept secrets of Early Period Christianity?
All these questions will be answered in time. What’s important now is that, all the generations alive today watched animations in their childhood. Of all these children which grew up with animations, at least 100 million of them visited Hagia Sophia Continue reading “One of the greatest mysteries of the World and Hagia Sophia; The Flight of the Angels” »