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Asking for Protection April 10, 2010

Filed under: Religious traditions — ivasil @ 10:20 pm

These crosses are traditionally placed in important places such as in the crossroads, in the fields or by the fountains, as a request for the divine protection related to the activities that take place there. These ones are from an open air museum in Sibiu, except for the last one, which actually was in a field nearby. I like them very much, I hope you will too.


7 Responses to “Asking for Protection”

  1. Gina Says:

    Yes, I like them!
    They’re wonderful: particular, well done, full of colours,artistic, harmonious in their lines and in their shapes!

  2. ivasil63 Says:

    Thank you, I’m glad you liked it.

  3. Natalie Says:

    These are beautiful! Thanks for posting! And what kind of camera do you use, by the way?

  4. Marie-France Says:

    Superb photos and superb craftmanship! Your pics mae me very nostalgic of Romania. Thanks for sharing Irina.

  5. Marie-France Says:

    Mulţumesc mult Irina. Will go back one of these days as I have a very strong attachment to your country and so many memories ( I keep the good ones in store and I have many!).

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