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Cloister

Discover stunning cloister designs that create a sense of tranquility and serenity. Explore ideas to transform your space into a peaceful sanctuary.
Cloister of a Monastery: Santa María la Real de las Huelgas Paper Architecture, Romanesque Architecture, Victorian Architecture, Architecture Details, Modern Architecture, Monastery Aesthetic, Burgos, Monastery Interior, Covered Walkway

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…

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Angelina M. Lopez, Romance Author
A Waltz In Three Quarter Time / 13th, 14th, 16th, And 19th-Century Church, France, Nouvelle-Aquitaine Region Abandoned Churches, Abandoned Asylums, Church Aesthetic, Piedmont Region, Grand Est, Namur, Cloister, Catholic School, Dilapidated

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.

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Sorrento - Cloister Garden | by Nomadic Vision Photography Vision Photography, The Cloisters, Mediterranean Garden, Home Building Design, Peaceful Places, Sorrento, Garden Spaces, Garden Wall, Garden Design

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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Church Architecture, Beautiful Architecture, Beautiful Buildings, Architecture Details, Beautiful Places, Salisbury Uk, Salisbury Cathedral, Salisbury Wiltshire, Architecture Religieuse

Salisbury Cathedral, Salisbury (UK) ▬▬▬▬▬ Copyright © Marcel Germain. COMMERCIAL USE. Any commercial use of this image is prohibited without my prior, explicit permission. Please contact me by Flickrmail if you are interested in licencing one of my pictures for commercial purposes. NON-COMMERCIAL USE. You can use this photo for non-profit, non-commercial purposes as long as (1) you credit me as the photographer and (2) where possible, you provide a link to my Flickr photostream. Please…

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Cloister from Saint-Guilhem-le-Désert Date: late 12th century Culture: French Medium: Limestone Dimensions: 30 ft. 3 in. x 23 ft. 10 in.... Montpellier, Architecture Religieuse, Architecture Romane, Bellefonte, The Cloisters, Beaux Villages, Chronicles Of Narnia, Throne Of Glass, 12th Century

From the abbey church of Saint-Guilhem-le-Désert, near Montpellier, France; Pierre-Yon Vernière, Aniane, France ; Charles Vernière, Aniane, France ; Antoine Labrigot, Carcasonne, France ; [ Louis Cornillon, Paris] ; George Grey Barnard American, Bellefonte, Pennsylvania 1863–1938 New York, New York (until 1925)

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Molly Findlay