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    Yanar Dag mountain

    • Mamedli, Azerbaijan
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      "Burning Mountain" Yanar Dagh is located on the Absheron Peninsula, 25 kilometers north-east of Baku in the village Mehemmedi. Mountain got its name from coming out of the land of gases that a fire rising from the ground at the foot of height 116 m. Constant wind provides flames in height from 3 to 5 meters fancy shapes and enhances the mystery of this unique natural phenomenon.

      In ancient times these places with the eruption of the fire was a lot on the Apsheron Peninsula, prompting many vognepaklonnіkamі from India and Iran to visit these places. It was since then three flames with blue Caspian Sea have become symbols of the Party.

      Mountain and today is interest among pilgrims and tourists: Buddhists believe in its sanctity and come here to meditate. Many people claim that Mount cures for diseases. Next to the fire is a mud volcano, a substance which also owns medical properties.

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