Picture taken in the abbey of Engelberg Benedictine monastery, Switzerland.
Video features chanting from the Codex Engelberg
This entry was posted on June 1, 2013 by neitherusenorornament. It was filed under baroque, monastery and was tagged with Codex Engelberg, Engelberg Monastery, Order of Saint Benedict.
It certainly evokes something other world-ly. I’m not sure if it is heaven, an amusement park, or an American flag. Not sure that I could pray here.
June 1, 2013 at 6:15 pm
I always find something rather Disney-esque in Baroque church architecture, especially in Switzerland and Austria. It’s very different from the austerity of the Trappists abbeys I have visited.
June 1, 2013 at 7:29 pm
Lost for words…
June 1, 2013 at 11:21 pm
“Baroque” in every sense of the word, perhaps..
June 2, 2013 at 8:44 am
June 3, 2013 at 10:47 pm
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