Frost & Fire - This is the largest Stave Church in Norway, and about 800 years old. This day was very cold and frozen .. but the sky was in fire .. I will share it with you. Wish you all a wonderful weekend :o))
The Heddal Stave Church in Norway (Photo: L.C. Nøttaasen/CC BY 2.0) There, stave churches like the Heddal Church (the largest of the original stave churches), or the Hopperstad Church (which may date back as far as 1034 CE), have been preserved over the centuries. These medieval churches were notable for mixing Christian iconography and pagan designs like dragons and animals, giving them a distinctive look found nowhere else in the world.
Heddal stave church is a stave church located at Heddal in Notodden municipality, Norway. The church is a triple nave stave church and is Norway's largest stave church. It was constructed at the beginning of the 13th century