FROM HAIKU, MAUI
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Travel along Spine of Europe: Clearing European Continental Chakras of Constantine's and Other Warrior Energies
Epilogue: Sights and Sounds of Constantinople
Visits to Grand Bazaar, Hagia Sophia, Serpent Column, Blue Mosque, Basilica Cistern
Part 2 of 3: Serpent Column, Blue Mosque
CONSTANTINOPLE (Istanbul), Turkey, Oct 11 - Our one-day walking tour of Old Constantinople continued at the old Roman Hippodrome to which Constantine had moved the famed Serpent Column from Delphi. Check this out...
A short walk later, we found ourselves inside the second largest Muslim place of worship - the Blue Mosque. And again, it happened in the middle of prayers being blared over the loudspeakers...
And now, here's also a photo album from these two stops in the Old Constantinople...
Constantinople Photo Album - Day 2, Serpent Column, Blue Mosque (Oct 11)
TO BE CONTINUED... GO TO PART 3
BACKGROUND & CONTEXT
HAIKU, Maui, Sep 27, 2011 - To understand the full context of this extraordinary journey, a new reader needs to check out and contemplate the following revelations that came to be about Constantine, the first Roman Emperor to embrace Christianity and help codify it (see Nicene Creed) into a religion that we still know it today, 1700 years later. The first revelation occurred in late June of this year, at the time of the 40th anniversary of my first wife's death (Betty, who I later intuited was also my first wife Minervina in the Constantine lifetime).
Through a combination of my own intuitions, and that of my Masters-Teachers and other important figures in Constantine's lifetime who are incarnated today, I pieced together this fascinating mosaic of stories (published at my arts and spirituality web site - www.altzar.org ):