quinta-feira, 10 de novembro de 2011

Statue of St. Sebastian

Statue of St. Sebastian in the neighborhood of Gloria, south of Rio

In the middle of Russell Square, showing the importance of this place, which was the scene of the battle that resulted in the expulsion of French from Rio de Janeiro on January 20, 1567, in which Estacio de Sa was injured, there is the Monument to Saint Sebastian, patron of the City of Sao Sebastiao do Rio de Janeiro. Every year on January 20, the procession of San Sebastian coming out of the Church of St. Sebastian of the Capuchin Friars in Tijuca ending on statue, which is interpreted Auto life of the saint.

9 comentários:

  1. Roberto, é de impressionar, o seu olhar, o enquadramento, as belezas que consegue captar.


  2. A fascinating post, a dramatic statue and gorgeous blue skies and a superb capture for the day, Roberto! Thanks for sharing the history and the beauty with us. Hope you have a wonderful weekend!


  3. Outra clicada legal! Um ângulo interessante para a foto.

    Beijo carinhoso.

  4. Very well composed pic. The statue, so touching.

  5. Essa foto é uma linda composiçao, de tirar o chapéu, vc é muito talentoso!


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