The Shroud Of Turin Once Again Demonstrate To The Public

Unique artifact, the shroud of Turin after a gap of almost five years has once again become available to the public. At the main Catholic Church of Turin's Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, the Holy shroud will be on display until June 24.
The shroud is a linen cloth 4.4 meters long and 1.1 meters wide, which preserved posthumous imprint of the face and body of Jesus Christ, as well as traces of blood on the ground, corresponding to the wounds inflicted on Jesus during the torture and subsequent crucifixion. According to BBC the shroud can be viewed for free, but by appointment.
The shroud, which is located in a bulletproof glass reliquary with constantly maintain the microclimate inside, is demonstrated daily within 12 hours. Closer to the ark only to a distance of several meters.
The last time the relic was exhibited for public viewing in 2010. Then look at the shroud, revered as one of the most important Christian relics, came 2.5 million people.

Other News

festival of culture in santo domingo

In Santo Domingo for the second time in the last two years will host the festival under the name of Santo Domingo Colonial. Will host this event from 22 to 24 November. ... read more

roatan has become unsafe for tourists

The Norwegian Cruise Line ships will make a stop in Roatán this week. Unfortunately, the explanation of this was very sad. on 6 April one of the crew members died during the attack of robbers. Curre... read more

discovered an ancient city in the heart of london

The construction of the headquarters of Bloomberg in the city centre led to the discovery of fragments of ancient streets. The area of buildings of Roman times is more than 10 000 sq. m. ... read more

where there is a lake of ink

On our planet such a number of secrets and mysteries of nature that humanity will long to solve them. Until recently one of those was the Ink of the lake, near the town of Sidi-Bel-Abbes in Algeria. ... read more

lima sightseeing by tram and bus amphibian

Tourists who prefer to conquer undiscovered country or in which there is a large dominance tourists can rejoice in the news that came to us from Lima. It is here appeared first bus amphibian. Through... read more