Jasna Gora

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Jasna Gora

  1. 1. Jasna GóraBrightMountain<br />by Robert Syrnicki<br />
  2. 2. Jasna Góra<br />The most famous shrine in Poland dedicated to Virgin Mary and the country's greatest place of pilgrimage .<br /> Founded in 1382 by Pauline monks who came from Hungary ,invited byWładysław, Duke of Opole. <br />
  3. 3. Black Madonna of Czestochowa<br /><ul><li>The monastery has been a pilgrimage destination for hundreds years
  4. 4. It contains the most important icon of the Virgin Mary in this part of Europe- depicting Mother of God with the Christ Child - known as the Black Madonna of Czestochowa.</li></li></ul><li>Pilgrimiges<br /> The most famous shrine in Poland and the country's greatest place of pilgrimage - for many its Poland’sspiritual capital.<br />
  5. 5. The most valuable works of art are kept in the Treasury.<br /><ul><li>the trophies of the Polish kings
  6. 6. medievalweapon, swords
  7. 7. Polish "patriotic jewellery" dating back tothe nineteenth and twentieth centuries,and the Second World War as well. </li></li></ul><li> - paintings and engravings showingmilitary scenes<br />Pulaskiat Częstochowa, 1875 - painting by Józef Chełmoński<br />

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