oropa in 30 seconds…

There now follows a series of gratuitous shots of the Sanctuary of Oropa dedicated to the famous (round here) Madonna Nera (Black Madonna). It is soooo fantastic in the mist and on a foggy Tuesday morning there is only us there…

Not the Black Madonna but a Black Madonna (you can catch a glimpse of the original one in the film at the bottom of the post:

…and you can buy her too…

Anyway shot some footage of the glorious emptiness – warning the following film includes holy water and nuns praying to a Black Madonna…all in 30 seconds:

2 responses to “oropa in 30 seconds…

  1. Beautiful Black Madonnas. Where is this Sanctuary?

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