Panagia Mesopanditissa, (Mediatrice di pace) Chiesa di Santa Maria della Salute (La Salute), Venezia | Peacemaker icon said moved during Iconoclasm from Constantinople to Candia (Heraklion), Crete, where it resided in St. Titus Cathedral, revered and processed by both Catholics and Orthodox. Venice ruled Crete from 1204-1669, when Turks vanquished defenders under Francesco Morosini, who carried the icon to Venice in 1670, where it was installed in Santa Maria della Salute. Dated to 1000s.

Panagia Mesopanditissa, (Mediatrice di pace) Chiesa di Santa Maria della Salute (La Salute), Venezia | Peacemaker icon said moved during Iconoclasm from Constantinople to Candia (Heraklion), Crete, where it resided in St. Titus Cathedral, revered and processed by both Catholics and Orthodox. Venice ruled Crete from 1204-1669, when Turks vanquished defenders under Francesco Morosini, who carried the icon to Venice in 1670, where it was installed in Santa Maria della Salute. Dated to 1000s.

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Spider web veil! (Image source unknown.) That is cool! Makes me want to go find a statue with a web and get my own shot.

Spider web veil! (Image source unknown.) That is cool! Makes me want to go find a statue with a web and get my own shot.

"Madonna Dell'Orto" Location: Venice - ITALY 🇮🇹 The church was erected by the now-defunct religious order the "Humiliati" in the mid-14th century, under the direction of Tiberio da Parma, who is buried in the interior. It was initially dedicated to St. Christopher, patron saint of travellers, but its popular name suggesting consecration to Holy Virgin comes from the following century, when an allegedly miraculous statue of the Madonna, commissioned for the Church of S. Maria Formosa but…

"Madonna Dell'Orto" Location: Venice - ITALY 🇮🇹 The church was erected by the now-defunct religious order the "Humiliati" in the mid-14th century, under the direction of Tiberio da Parma, who is buried in the interior. It was initially dedicated to St. Christopher, patron saint of travellers, but its popular name suggesting consecration to Holy Virgin comes from the following century, when an allegedly miraculous statue of the Madonna, commissioned for the Church of S. Maria Formosa but…

Louise Marie-Thérèse, the Black Nun of Moret is rumoured to be the daughter of Maria Teresa of Spain, wife of Louis XIV of France. Apparently the Queen had an affair with her African attendant, Nabo, who came from Dahomey and was given to her as a gift. Louise Marie-Thérèse was whisked away secretly to the distant convent of Moret where she remained until her death in 1732.

Louise Marie-Thérèse, the Black Nun of Moret is rumoured to be the daughter of Maria Teresa of Spain, wife of Louis XIV of France. Apparently the Queen had an affair with her African attendant, Nabo, who came from Dahomey and was given to her as a gift. Louise Marie-Thérèse was whisked away secretly to the distant convent of Moret where she remained until her death in 1732.

White display shrine including Virgin Mary statue French Nordic wall or table showcase Madonna figurine shabby cottage chic home decor anita spero design I gave this pretty Vintage Mary a beautiful white shrine..  It took a whole lot to get this where it is...but now its beautiful. I painted this piece in two different homemade distressing paints in white and cream. The paint is thick and cracky, It distressed it beautifully.  I left the door off and decided on tattered antique Tambour…

White display shrine including Virgin Mary statue French Nordic wall or table showcase Madonna figurine shabby cottage chic home decor anita spero design I gave this pretty Vintage Mary a beautiful white shrine.. It took a whole lot to get this where it is...but now its beautiful. I painted this piece in two different homemade distressing paints in white and cream. The paint is thick and cracky, It distressed it beautifully. I left the door off and decided on tattered antique Tambour…

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Are you looking for gift or flower for your special one then why don’t you go through Flaberry.com. It is one of the best site where you find flowers for your special one. As well flaberry.com provides you deals or coupons to get some discount on flowers. Get deals or coupons from mydala.com and save your money.

Epic artistic proportions from Tintoretto 💙 Pure delight admiring one of the paintings depicting The Last Judgement (1563). Il Furioso, as he became known, painted dramatic scenes in the mannerist style, where we observe dynamism in his composition, dramatic chiaroscuro and a bold use of perspective. Truly, one of the forefathers of the baroque spirit.  The paintings are held at the church of the Madonna dell'Orto in the north of the city, secluded from the noise of vendors and tourists. by…

Epic artistic proportions from Tintoretto 💙 Pure delight admiring one of the paintings depicting The Last Judgement (1563). Il Furioso, as he became known, painted dramatic scenes in the mannerist style, where we observe dynamism in his composition, dramatic chiaroscuro and a bold use of perspective. Truly, one of the forefathers of the baroque spirit. The paintings are held at the church of the Madonna dell'Orto in the north of the city, secluded from the noise of vendors and tourists. by…

On Madonna and the Superb Owl, from two of my favorite ladies of the internet (Julie Klausner and Natasha Vargas-Cooper): 
  
Julie: Her stubborn refusal to age gracefully?    Julie: Fear.    

Julie: Anger    

Julie: Contempt.    

Natasha: Where does the male scorn come from?    

Julie: Her lack of concern for an audience different than her essentialists.    

Julie: Also she's sinewy and fat free.    

Julie: So she's not soft like a fuckable little lithe girl or a mom who…

On Madonna and the Superb Owl, from two of my favorite ladies of the internet (Julie Klausner and Natasha Vargas-Cooper): Julie: Her stubborn refusal to age gracefully? Julie: Fear. Julie: Anger Julie: Contempt. Natasha: Where does the male scorn come from? Julie: Her lack of concern for an audience different than her essentialists. Julie: Also she's sinewy and fat free. Julie: So she's not soft like a fuckable little lithe girl or a mom who…

Etisalat Introduces Campus Booster See How To Subscribe   Etisalat has introduced campus booster just like glo did.  This campus booster is aimed at giving you cheap data once you are close to the listed campus where the plan is available.  HOW TO OPT-IN FOR ETISALAT EASY CLIQ  To opt-in dial 2441#  The available bundles for this plan are:  The three (3) days bundle plan  The seven (7) days bundle plan  as you can see from the image above.  HOW TO SUBSCRIBE FOR CAMPUS DATA BUNDLES  200MB for…

Etisalat Introduces Campus Booster See How To Subscribe Etisalat has introduced campus booster just like glo did. This campus booster is aimed at giving you cheap data once you are close to the listed campus where the plan is available. HOW TO OPT-IN FOR ETISALAT EASY CLIQ To opt-in dial 2441# The available bundles for this plan are: The three (3) days bundle plan The seven (7) days bundle plan as you can see from the image above. HOW TO SUBSCRIBE FOR CAMPUS DATA BUNDLES 200MB for…

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