Sunday, 18 August 2019

Sunday shrine

A few miles north of Carmel, Saskatchewan (where there is not much) sits a shrine on top of the highest hill in the area. In some lonely and out of the way places in Saskatchewan I have run across shrines. I do not know why they picked this spot other than it has a commanding view of the countryside. 

I stopped here on April 20, 2019.


4 comments:

  1. Someone obviously went to a lot of trouble and expense to put that shrine there. I always like to see a representation of the Divine Feminine in any one of her many guises.

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  2. What a beautiful shrine.
    I can't make out the writing on the upper ledge, but the Latin on the second ledge translates to 'help of Christians'.

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    1. Thank you for sending the close up of the top part. It translates to "Mary of Mount Carmel"

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  3. Very beautiful! It's a wonder, when it's on the highest bit of ground, that lightning hasn't found it over the years.

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