11 juin 2007

Basilica Notre-Dame of good help, Guingamp

First of all, I would like to pay homage to an immense Man… Henri Blanquart. The analysis which follows is drawn mainly from its book on the basilica. Henri, we miss you… One nowadays translates Guingamp by “white camp” or “white place”, which is not very evocative. Gwyn, currently translated by “white” was the name given to the spiritual higher sphere in druidic cosmogony. Thus let us translate (even if Gwynfyd is quite other thing) Guingamp by “high place” or “spiritual center”. The name of Notre-Dame... [Lire la suite]
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