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Versailles Electro: The rave will take place in the Hall of Mirrors of the Palace of Versailles | London Evening Standard

The iconic Castle of Versailles – a symbol of opulence, decadence and gluttony – is hosting something other than a high-end fashion shoot this year: a rave. Taking place on Saturday June 8, Versailles Électro will feature the crème de la crème of the French electro scene and will be hosted by DJ and former […]

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A biblical reflection on Notre Dame de Paris in the light of the promise of Easter

Like most French cathedrals, Notre-Dame de Paris is named after Notre-Dame (French: Our Lady), not only to identify Mary as the patroness of cities inhabited by Christians, but also to identify the mother church of the diocese with the Mother of Christ and her disciples. Why? Because it was Our Lady who gave the […]

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Notre-Dame de Paris: How a terrible fire reaffirmed the universality of the cathedral | The new times

Carved in stone, Notre-Dame de Paris Cathedral is a breathtaking beauty with an exceptional history and incomparable architecture. At the heart of this monument is an influential face of religious reverence not only for Paris and the Catholic Church, but for the whole world. This is exemplified by how the whole world joined in the […]

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bring life back to Notre-Dame de Paris

The devastating fire at Notre-Dame de Paris sparked intense emotion around the world, demonstrating the cathedral’s important place in history and culture as well as its enormous symbolic power. As France and other countries around the world continue to mourn the tragedy, the French government, experts, journalists and others are already mobilizing to launch an […]

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Pope Benedict and Notre Dame de Paris| National Catholic Registry

The near destruction of the famous cathedral mirrors Pope Benedict’s observations about the wounds of the Church. Pope Benedict’s letter regarding the sex abuse scandals came at the right time. As media interest seemed to wane, as the Catholic faithful remain outraged and hurt, on the eve of Holy Week, the Pope Emeritus released an […]

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Cinema Notre-Dame de Paris – Winchester Sun

greetings, loyal Winchester moviegoers. This week arouses a host of emotions for religious. Easter is jumping upon us quickly with its approach this Sunday. The kids will be thrilled as there’s plenty to do with egg hunts and enjoying their Wonkaesque baskets of sweet treats provided by none other than the Easter Bunny after he […]

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Victor Hugo’s Notre-Dame de Paris tops Amazon’s bestseller list after fire

Victor Hugo’s 19th-century classic ‘Notre-Dame de Paris’ tops Amazon’s bestseller list in France after the fire that devastated the cathedral on Monday. Different editions of the novel occupied the first, third, fourth and tenth spots on the online retailer’s site. list of thursday morning bestsellers. A volume on the 850-year-old Parisian cathedral won ninth place. […]

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Reflections on Notre-Dame de Paris – OpEd – Eurasia Review

“But no matter the destruction, the spirit of what it means to be a cathedral can and does survive such disasters.” — Becky Clark, Director of Cathedrals and Churches of the Church of England, April 17, 2019 The destruction of the sacred will engender moving reactions. But the scope and particularity of this response vary. […]

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Will he rise like the Phoenix?

The crown of thorns worn by Jesus at the crucifixion, stained glass rose windows, one of the world‘s largest organs, and various other relics, paintings and sculptures were present at Notre Dame de Paris during the fire. Do they survive? Paris. April 15, 2019. A few minutes before 7 p.m. The world gasped when a […]

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Timeless inspiration in art, movies, music and books

NEW YORK: The Notre Dame of Paris, which suffered a devastating fire on Monday, has inspired writers, painters and filmmakers for hundreds of years. Here are some notable examples: PAINTINGS: Henri Matisse often painted it — in an intimate blue, a distant green, a rosy mist. It was used as a melancholy backdrop to “La […]

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Notre-Dame de Paris fire: an investigation is underway

The famous Notre-Dame de Paris cathedral burned down around 6:20 p.m. Monday in Paris, France, according to reports. The fire was discovered while a $6.8 million renovation project was underway. Now that the fire has stopped, an investigation has begun. Authorities are treating this as an accident, not a deliberate act. President Emmanuel Macron has […]

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History of Notre Dame de Paris: Why the centuries-old cathedral is of great cultural and historical importance | London Evening Standard

J he Notre-Dame Cathedral, the scene of a devastating fire last night, is of enormous historical and cultural significance to France and the world. This 12th century monument has housed priceless artefacts, paintings and sculptures and some 13 million people now visit the site each year. On Monday, the building’s main spire and roof collapsed […]

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Precious works saved from Notre-Dame to be transferred to the Louvre

Some of the most precious objects saved during the fire of Notre-Dame de Paris cathedral on Monday evening must be transported to the Louvre museum from the Hotel de Ville, where they have been stored overnight, according to the French minister of Franck Riester Culture. At the risk of being seriously injured by falling drops […]

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From Burning Emotion to the Future Rebirth of a World Heritage Site

On the night of April 15, 2019, in Paris, the emotions were raw. “Notre Dame is burning, the whole of France is crying, the whole world is crying,” said Archbishop Michel Aupetit of Paris. “It’s terrible, frightening, painful, a tragedy, a nightmare.” “This place leaves no one indifferent. When you enter this cathedral, it inhabits […]

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Captain FDNY mourns with the Paris brothers

In the aftermath of 9/11, FDNY Captain Liam Flaherty was among New York firefighters who traveled to Paris as guests of their French counterparts, and he marveled inside Notre-Dame Cathedral. Lady. “Magic”, he will say later. But as modern wonder Twitter brought footage of the blaze at the centuries-old structure on Monday, Flaherty knew it […]

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Notre-Dame de Paris Cathedral: information for children

As a fire ravages Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, here are some facts about the iconic landmark that you can share with your child. Seat of the Archbishop of Paris Notre-Dame de Paris cathedral, among the city’s most famous monuments, attracts nearly 13 million visitors each year. Seat of the Archdiocese of Paris, the Gothic […]

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Complementary examination: Notre-Dame de Paris

In-Depth Review: Notre-Dame de Paris | The Spokesperson’s Review Right-arrow Camera The Spokesperson’s Diary By Chris Soprych, Megan Rowe, Molly Quinn The Spokesperson’s Review Each year, 12 million tourists make their pilgrimage to Paris to discover the majesty of one of the most emblematic churches, Notre-Dame Cathedral. The church took over 180 years to build […]

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Apple will participate in the financing of the reconstruction of Notre-Dame de Paris

Tim Cook has tweeted a commitment that Apple will help fund the reconstruction of Notre-Dame de Paris, the famous French cathedral that was devastated by fire last night. The fire burned for 15 hours, completely destroying the roof of the 850-year-old monument, as well as causing the spire to collapse… Firefighters worked through the night […]

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Notre-Dame de Paris fire: how safe are Montreal’s heritage churches?

Breadcrumb Links Local News About 450 churches in the city date back to the 1800s or earlier. Some are particularly at risk, says Dinu Bumbaru of Heritage Montreal. A woman cries as the organs start playing at Notre Dame Basilica on April 16, 2019. Photo by Allen McInnis /Montreal Gazette Content of the article Winnie […]

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Expert: how to restore Notre-Dame de Paris? | Writing

“A fire swept across the top of Notre Dame Cathedral as the soaring Paris landmark was undergoing renovations on Monday, collapsing its spire and threatening one of the world’s greatest architectural treasures.” (CTV News) Martin Bressani, Director, Peter Guo-hua Fu School of Architecture, McGill University “The fire at Notre-Dame de Paris is a disaster that […]

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Celebrating Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris at the cinema

The Notre-Dame de Paris cathedral, which was recently ravaged by fire, continues to be an iconic building everywhere, including in the cinema. here are some examples As I sat down to write this column, my various devices went crazy and social media began streaming heartbreaking live footage of the fire at Notre Dame Cathedral in […]

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The Palace of Versailles is organizing a rave in its Hall of Mirrors

We’ve found the next exotic rave spot you’ll want to hit up this summer. Occurred on June 8 of this year, the Castle of Versailles will host a rave open to the public. Can you guess where exactly in the palace the party will take place? It’s true: the famous Hall of Mirrors was the […]

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The Palace of Versailles will host a huge rave this summer and it’s easy to get there on the cheap

The Palace of Versailles hosts a rave in its iconic Hall of Mirrors – but you don’t need a royal budget to visit The Hall of Mirrors will make a pretty glamorous setting ( Image: AFP/Getty Images) The Palace of Versailles is synonymous with opulence, history and royalty – but now it’s about to add […]

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The Palace of Versailles hosts its first EDM evening

Once host to the most elaborate and avant-garde art and music festivals of French royalty, the Palace of Versailles is now gearing up to stage its first-ever EDM show. Yes, you heard right. The Palace, famous for witnessing some of the most important events in French history, is lined up for another historic event in […]

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The Palace of Versailles hosts a rave in the Hall of Mirrors

Image via Palace of Versailles/FacebookLyrics by Sarah Pradolin When in Versailles. Update: For those who can book a flight to Paris in the coming days, the Palace has announced that 100 additional Versailles Electro tickets will go on sale on June 5. here. The Palace of Versailles has long been a popular tourist destination, with […]