Sunday, 13 October 2013

Saint Dionisio's Day - Día de San Dionisio

Patio de Armas del antiguo Alcazar árabe
Courtyard of the old Arab Alcazar

 After the reconquest of Jerez on October 9, 1264 was granted by King Alfonso X the Wise the banner of blue and silver waves, crimson with Castles and Lions.
These elements represent perseverance, strength and bravery

Tras la reconquista de Jerez el 9 de Octubre de 1264, El Rey Alfonso X el Sabio concedió el Pendón de ondas azul y plata. orlado carmesí con Castillos y Leones.
Estos elementos representan, perseverancia, fortaleza y bravura

Living Mosque ablutions
Sala de abluciones de la Mezquita






Prayer room,Catholic altar after the reconquest
Sala de oración, Altar católico tras la reconquista
Mirhab
Mosque Lantern
Linterna de la Mezquita




Mosque Door
Puerta de la Mezquita

Oranges Coutyard
Patio de los Naranjos





National Police
Policia Nacional


Army
Ejército


Church of Saint Dionisio
Iglesia de San Dionisio


Saint Dionisio
San Dionisio

Banner
Pendón

Local Police
Policía Local

Mayor of Jerez
Alcaldesa de Jerez



Town Council old , recently restored
Antiguo Ayuntamiento, recientemente restaurado


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2 comments:

  1. Interesting. I caught a glimpse of the altar. It is so ornate. Thank you for the tour!

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    1. You are welcome, I love visiting my city with you

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