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The Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela

by Alfonso Rodrigues G. de Ceballos

  • 375 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Scala Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religious buildings,
  • Subjects & Themes - Religious,
  • Architecture,
  • Spain,
  • History - General,
  • Architecture / General,
  • Art

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9000620M
    ISBN 101857592182
    ISBN 109781857592184

    Rome Newsroom, Jul 1, / am (CNA).- Pilgrims can walk the Camino de Santiago once again as the pilgrimage’s destination, the Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela, reopened its doors Wednesday. The cathedral, pilgrim welcome center, and public hostels along the Spanish pilgrimage route reopened on July 1 following a more than three-month closure due to the coronavirus pandemic. This is the only way the “Compostela” can be awarded at the S.A.M.I. Cathedral of Santiago (Conference on the Holy Year: November ). Hostels that receive no subsidies must be maintained, within austerity, with contributions from pilgrims (cleaning, looking after .

    This Guide for the Pilgrims also describes the cathedral of Santiago and the city itself known as Santiago de Compostela. It also describes the rivers, roads, the countryside and even Saint James’ tomb! The fifth book is considered the first Basque guide book . While the Camino de Santiago is generally considered a Catholic pilgrimage to the tomb of the Apostle St. James, buried at the great Cathedral of Composela, a closer look at the Camino and the figure of James reveals that, behind the official Road to Compostela, lies another Camino, sometimes called the ‘Route of the Stars’.

    Other articles where Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela is discussed: Santiago de Compostela: In the present cathedral was begun by order of Alfonso VI of Leon and Castile. This Romanesque building, located at the east end of the Plaza del Obradoiro, has a Baroque west facade (the Obradoiro) built (–50) by Fernando Casas y Novoa. An outstanding feature of the interior.   Buy Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela: visitor's guide on FREE SHIPPING on qualified orders Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela: visitor's guide: Precedo Lafuente, Manuel Jesús, Williams, Nigel, Polisemia Traducciones: : Books.


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The Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela by Alfonso Rodrigues G. de Ceballos Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela (Catedral de Santiago de Compostela) is one of the most important shrines in Christendom, believed to be the final resting place of St. James the Greater, one of the Twelve Apostles. The Romanesque, Gothic, and baroque structure is the terminus of the Camino de Santiago (Way of St.

James) pilgrimage. Santiago cathedral is the last stop on the pilgrims' journey, and its monumental character makes it supremely worthy of this distinction. This is a key work in the Romanesque style in which numerous architectural styles converge. Construction on the cathedral was begun in in the reign of Alfonso VI, and sponsored by Bishop Diego Peláez.

Página oficial de la Catedral de Santiago de Compostela: horarios, reservas, misas, botafumeiro, museo, Toda la actualidad de la Catedral de Santiago. This book published by Dosde closely analyses by means of texts, photographs and illustrations the historical evolution and the architectonic peculiarities of the Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela, an ensemble declared a World Heritage Site by Unesco in which devotion, art and architecture blend perfectly together to create a major pilgrimage centre.

This book on Cathedral of Santiago de. Rome Newsroom, Jul 1, / am ().-Pilgrims can walk the Camino de Santiago once again as the pilgrimage’s destination, the Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela, reopened its doors Wednesday. The Santiago de Compostela Cathedral of course marks the end of the Camino de Santiago, the pilgrimage route which covers some km ( miles) all the way from Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port in France across the top of e of this, the cathedral has become a place of great significance for many, whatever their reason for walking the route, and is a very poignant spot.

Oxford Suites Santiago de Compostela is set in the City-Center district in Santiago de Compostela, feet from Santiago de Compostela Cathedral. Guests can enjoy the on-site bar.

Very helpful staff, rooms are small but clean, beds are comfortable. The Cathedral of Santiago invites you to share it so others keep it lit for longer. The Camino de Santiago (Way of Saint James) is a path to your inner self.

Lighting a candle to Santiago the Apostle is completely free and the candle will remain lit for 48 hours. 61 reviews of Catedral de Santiago de Compostela "This cathedral was begun inunder Alfonso VI, and one of its creators was Mestre Mateo.

It was dedicated inunder Alfonso IX. From its medieval character it evolved and acquired Renaissance features. Its history is long and well documented. The Cathedral houses what are said to be the remains of St. James, patron saint of 5/5(61).

Here the “pilgrim credentials” are stamped with the end of The Way stamp, that of the Cathedral of Santiago, and here is where the traditional pilgrimage certificate known as the “Compostela” is issued.

Pilgrim’s Office: Rúa Carretas, 33 – CP Santiago de Compostela. Telephone: HOURS: From am to pm. On the Cathedral of Santiago. The Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela is the most outstanding work of Romanesque art in Spain and stands as the final goal of all the Caminos de Santiago that bring thousands of pilgrims to it year after year.

Its inaugural stone, from which the monumental city of Santiago de Compostela was born, was forged in a sacred forest at the end of the world with the. A rooftop tour is a spectacular way to appreciate the magnitude of the cathedral of Santiago de Compostela. The hour you spend on the rooftop will contribute to the restoration of the the cathedral, through your ticket purchase, it will provide you with a bird's eye view of the plazas and the city, and it will greatly increase your admiration of the centuries of human effort required to make.

The Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela is also home to the famous Botafumeiro, a giant incense thurible dating back to the mid 19th century, which swings impressively across the Main Altar on special dates and occassions.

Confession and Mass. Confession is available throughout the day at the Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela. In the middle of a large public square in the Spanish city of Santiago de Compostela lies a paving stone engraved with the image of a shell and these simple words: Camino de Santiago.

For hundreds of years pilgrims have stood on this spot, gazing at the imposing, twelfth-century cathedral that rises before them. We recommend booking Cathedral De Santiago de Compostela tours ahead of time to secure your spot. If you book with Tripadvisor, you can cancel up to 24 hours before your tour starts for a full refund.

See all 40 Cathedral De Santiago de Compostela tours on Tripadvisor/5(K). Arriving in Santiago. You must notify the local police several days in advance before entering Santiago de Compostela on horseback (by telephone on ), so they can tell you the permitted time and route.

They will also give you a permit to enter the Plaza del Obradoiro square and stop briefly in front of the Cathedral. The city built around the cathedral to Santiago, or St.

James as we know him, is deeply cloaked in legend. For a brief historical synopsis of the legends surrounding this city and how it got its name, please refer to Santiago de Compostela, History and Legends. For the official website of the cathedral and it's take on their history, plus all other information about visiting it, click here.

The Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela is a Roman Catholic cathedral in the Archdiocese of Santiago de Compostela in Galicia, Spain.

The cathedral is the resting place of the remains of Saint James the Greater who is one of the apostles of Jesus Christ. As a result of this, it is the destination for pilgrims walking the Camino de Santiago (The. Santiago de Compostela is Northern Spain’s only major tourist attraction.

After days of walking paths and visiting towns practically devoid of holidaymakers, it is rather a surprise to enter a city almost wholly devoted to the business of tourism, with its souvenir shops, beggars and the rest of the baggage that travels in the wake of tourists.

ROME — Pilgrims can walk the Camino de Santiago once again as the pilgrimage’s destination, the Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela, reopened its doors Wednesday. A priceless 12th-century illustrated manuscript containing what has been described as Europe's first travel guide has been stolen from the cathedral at Santiago de Compostela in.

The Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela is undoubtedly one of the most important and impressive buildings in the Christian world: its sheer size is awe-inspiring. To this day it remains a center of pilgrimage to the sarcophagus of St.

James. Each year, thousands of pilgrims make the day trek across northern Spain to this magnificent building.5/5(1).FUNDACIÓN CATEDRAL SANTIAGO DE COMPOSTELA - CIF: G - Praza das Praterías 1, Santiago de Compostela, A Coruña - España The terms and conditions of purchase as well as the return policy are established in the general conditions of the service that must be accepted during the purchase process.