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Rlyeh ,where the sleeping Cthulhu wait Dreaming

Rlyeh ,where the sleeping Cthulhu wait Dreaming - rlyeh, sunken city, cthulhu, non-euclidean geometry, mad geometry, tentacle
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R'lyeh (pronounced Roo-lee-ah or Rill-AYE-eh) is a fictional city that first appeared in the writings of H.P. Lovecraft. R'lyeh is a sunken city deep under the Pacific Ocean where the godlike being Cthulhu resides. R'lyeh is characterized by an architecture based on non-Euclidean geometry.

Coordinates of Latitude 47° 9′ S, Longitude 126° 43′ W have been stated by Lovecraft but never successfully investigated. August Derleth used the coordinates of S. Latitude 49° 51′ S, Longitude 128° 34′ W in his own writings. These coordinates place the city 5100 nautical miles (5900 statute miles, 9500 kilometers), about ten days' journey for a fast ship, from Pohnpei (Ponape), an actual island of the area, which consequently plays a part in the Cthulhu Mythos as the origin of the "Ponape Scripture", a text describing Cthulhu.

In Lovecraft's fictional Cthulhu Mythos, the most ubiquitous liturgical phrase is "Ph'nglui mglw'nafh Cthulhu R'lyeh wgah'nagl fhtagn!" -- "In his house at R'lyeh, dead Cthulhu waits [or lies] dreaming."

In 1997 Navy sensors detected a very large noise (being picked up on two different sensors 3000 miles apart) being produced at Latitude 50° S, Longitude 120° W. This sound (now known as 'Bloop') is not thought to correspond to any known living or non-living source, and as such, remains unexplained.Mu ha ha ha i think he is only snoreing while sleeping :):)
Tigerkaetzchen Uploaded by Tigerkaetzchen on . Rlyeh ,where the sleeping Cthulhu wait Dreaming - Desktop Nexus Abstract Download free wallpapers and background images: Rlyeh ,where the sleeping Cthulhu wait Dreaming. Desktop Nexus Abstract background ID 111003. R'lyeh (pronounced Roo-lee-ah or Rill-AYE-eh) is a fictional city that first appeared in the writings of H.P. Lovecraft. R'lyeh is a sunken city deep under the Pacific Ocean where the godlike being Cthulhu resides. R'lyeh is characterized by an architecture based on non-Euclidean geometry.

Coordinates of Latitude 47° 9′ S, Longitude 126° 43′ W have been stated by Lovecraft but never successfully investigated. August Derleth used the coordinates of S. Latitude 49° 51′ S, Longitude 128° 34′ W in his own writings. These coordinates place the city 5100 nautical miles (5900 statute miles, 9500 kilometers), about ten days' journey for a fast ship, from Pohnpei (Ponape), an actual island of the area, which consequently plays a part in the Cthulhu Mythos as the origin of the "Ponape Scripture", a text describing Cthulhu.

In Lovecraft's fictional Cthulhu Mythos, the most ubiquitous liturgical phrase is "Ph'nglui mglw'nafh Cthulhu R'lyeh wgah'nagl fhtagn!" -- "In his house at R'lyeh, dead Cthulhu waits [or lies] dreaming."

In 1997 Navy sensors detected a very large noise (being picked up on two different sensors 3000 miles apart) being produced at Latitude 50° S, Longitude 120° W. This sound (now known as 'Bloop') is not thought to correspond to any known living or non-living source, and as such, remains unexplained.Mu ha ha ha i think he is only snoreing while sleeping :):)
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c64king
Posted by c64king on 11/22/11 at 03:13 PM
The elder ones approve. Stunning wallpaper.
sasquatch
Posted by sasquatch on 05/09/11 at 03:09 PM
awesome and spooky
Tigerkaetzchen
Posted by Tigerkaetzchen on 06/16/09 at 06:40 PM
oh it works again cool the downlading problems are gone :)
Tigerkaetzchen
Posted by Tigerkaetzchen on 06/16/09 at 03:44 PM
??? i use mostly firefox can you download the pic normal ???
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Uploaded By: Tigerkaetzchen
Date Uploaded: June 16, 2009
Filename: 024.jpg
Original Resolution: 1440x900
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Category: Fantasy

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