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Cloister of a Monastery: Santa María la Real de las Huelgas

cloister, quadrilateral enclosure surrounded by covered walkways, and usually attached to a monastic or cathedral church and sometimes to a college. The term used in a narrow sense also applies to the walkways or alleys themselves (the central area being the cloister garth), in a general sense to the houses of religious orders, and in a generic sense to places of retreat for religious purposes. A cloister is usually the area in a monastery around which the principal buildings are ranged…

A Waltz In Three Quarter Time / 13th, 14th, 16th, And 19th-Century Church, France, Nouvelle-Aquitaine Region

Between 2012 and 2020, I photographed several hundred places of worship across Europe. Over time, these places became enveloped in silence. The only thing heard there now is an occasional gust of wind whistling through broken stained glass or the rhythmic drip of water leaking through the dilapidated roof above a nave.

Sorrento - Cloister Garden | by Nomadic Vision Photography

The cloister of Chiesa di San Francesco compliments the unusual mix of architectural styles. The cloister is a marvelous atmospheric mix of many architectural styles, from the pagan era to the Middle Ages, and is a delightfully peaceful place to visit. Its evocative architecture, secluded tranquility and seasonal flowers create a unique environment for contemplation and quiet, far from the hubbub of the city. Jon & Tina Reid | Portfolio | Blog

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The Convent of Christ in Tomar & the Knights Templar

The history & architecture of the Convent of the Christ in Tomar, Portugal, a fascinating place linked to the Knight Templars and a UNESCO World Heritage site

Occasional Toronto: Modern Cloister at University College

This cloister is on the same quadrangle as the post from 2 days ago but it didn't appear until 1964 when the one open side of the quad was finally closed by the construction of the College library. There is quite the contrast between the two cloisters but I think they each work aesthetically!

The Tuscan monastery of sculptor Emily Young

In a former monastery on a hilltop in southern Tuscany, the residence and studio of British sculptor Emily Young is the ideal setting for her stone carved heads and figures.

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