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Ganz schön bunt und vielseitig war's am langen Pfingstwochenende in der Burg Bucherbach

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It was pretty colorful and versatile on the long whitsuntide weekend in the Castle Bucher Bach
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... sehen Sie eine offensichtlich hochgestellte Dame aus dem 13. Jahrhundert, da ein Wikingermädchen mit ihrem aufwendig hergestellten Wollkleid.
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... you see an obviously highly placed lady from the 13th century, as a Viking girl with her elaborately produced wool dress.
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Ritterrummel in der Burg Bucherbach – dieses Mal mit authentischen Tempelm?chen, Magie, Musik, Gesang, Feuerzauber, Aktiv-Angeboten, kalten Temperaturen und viel Enthusiasmus der Akteure.   Kiandra, zu deutsch „Die Magische“ oder „Weise Frau“ legt die Tarotkarten, beim Mittelaltermarkt in der Burg Bucherbach am Pfingstwochenende. Als Kiandras Kunde formuliert man im Kopf eine Frage. Nicht einmal laut sagen muss man sie, doch aus den von ihr gezogenen Karten, etwa Narr und K?ig, Turm und Teufel, Trumpf und Farbe, liest die Wahrsagerin geschickt Antworten. Kiandra hei? in Wirklichkeit Kerstin Priess und pflegt das Wahrsage-Hobby seit 30 Jahren. Kerstin Priess geht davon aus: „Jeder Mensch hat eine spirituelle Begabung. Bei mir ist sie offe...
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Knight crowds in the Castle District of Bucher - this time with authentic Tempelm? chen, magic, music, singing, fire magic, active services, cold temperatures and enthusiasm of the players.   Kiandra to german "The magic" or "Wise woman" puts the Tarot cards, the medieval market in the Castle Bucher Bach at Whitsun weekend. As a Kiandras customer you formulated a question in your head. Not even aloud to say one must them out of the cards drawn of her, some fool and K? ig, Tower and Devil, Trump and color, the fortune teller reads sent replies. Kiandra hei? in fact Kerstin Priess and maintains the say true hobby for 30 years. Kerstin Priess assumes: "every person has a spiritual gift. For me, it is offe...
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Zeitreisende auf Burg Posterstein erleben das Mittelalter hautnah

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Time travelers on Burg Posterstein experience the middle ages
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Posterstein, 12., 13. Jahrhundert. So oder so ähnlich, wie Tausende Besucher die Burg am Wochenende erlebt haben, könnte es rund um das ...
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Posterstein, 12th, 13th century. So or something like that, thousands of visitors have seen the castle on the weekend, it could be around the...
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Jetzt testen ab 0,99 € anmelden Posterstein, 12., 13. Jahrhundert. So oder so ähnlich, wie Tausende Besucher die Burg am Wochenende erlebt haben, könnte es rund um das Gemäuer tatsächlich gewesen sein. Posterstein. Anastasia Wochonow hat einen guten Standplatz. An ihr müssen alle Menschen vorbei, die vom Markt zur Burg wollen. Sie zieht nicht nur die Blicke auf sich, weil sie dort ihre Preziosen verkauft und natürlich stilecht mittelalterlich gekleidet ist. Vor allem wegen Rabendame Mara Sichern Sie sich mit OTZ-Plus alle Inhalte der OTZ-Webseite und unserer Smartphone-App. Wählen Sie einfach aus einem der folgenden Angebote - alle ohne Vertragsbindung. Tagespass 24 h alle Online-Inhalte Gut, wenn Sie nur ab und an die Onlineseiten lesen...
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Try now from €0,99 login Posterstein, 12th, 13th century. So or something like that, thousands of visitors have seen the castle on the weekend, it could have been actually around the walls. Posterstein. Anastasia Wochonow has a good stand. All people must past her, wishing to market to the Castle. She draws attention not only because she sold their valuables and of course stylish medieval dressed. Mainly because Raven Lady Mara back up you up with Ricardo-plus all contents of the OTZ website and our Smartphone app. Simply select all without contract from one of the following -. Day pass 24 h all online content very well, if you read the online pages only once in a while...
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Heilbronns älteste Kirche soll schöner werden

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Heilbronn's oldest church to be beautiful
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Den Turmchor aus dem 13. Jahrhundert ziert ein Maurischer Schlussstein, vermutlich ein "Mitbringsel" von Kreuzzügen. Der Deutschhof war in der ...
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A Moorish Keystone is decorated with the choir of the Tower from the 13th century, probably a "gift" from Crusades. The German court was in the...
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Von Brigitte Fritz-Kador In der Kirchbrunnenstraße beginnen am heutigen Dienstag umfangreiche Bauarbeiten zur Neugestaltung der Straße. Hier liegen die zwei ältesten Kirchen Heilbronns, die Kilianskirche und das Deutschordensmünster St. Peter und Paul, dessen Ursprünge bis 1225 zurückreichen. Sein Hauptportal wird derzeit ebenfalls verändert, ein umlaufender, terrassenförmiger Zugang geschaffen. Wenn alles fertig ist, wird hier, zusammen mit dem Marrahaus, so heißt es in der Gemeinderatsdrucksache, eine "städtebaulich und stadtgestalterisch attraktive und aufgewertete" Platzsituation mit einer Öffnung zum Neckar hin entstanden sein. Die Kommende Heilbronn des Deutschen Ordens wurde um 1220 gegründet, das Konventsgebäude des Deutschhofs d...
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Brigitte Fritz Kador in the Church fountain Street extensive construction work to redesign the road starting Tuesday. Here are the two oldest churches in Heilbronn, the Saint Kilian's Church and the German order Minster St. Peter and Paul, whose Ursprünge dates back to 1225. Its main portal is currently also changed, a rotating, terraced access created. When everything is ready, an "urban planning and city design attractive and raised" place situation with an opening to the river Neckar and will have been created here, along with the Marrahaus, it is said in the Council publication. Upcoming Heilbronn of Teutonic order 1220 founded, the convent buildings of the German court d...
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Historical Society wows at Ormksirk Medieval weekend

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Words jumped out of the history books to bring a visual spectacular of the sights, smells and textures of what life was really like in 12th century Britain.
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History was brought to life this weekend at Coronation Park for the annual Ormskirk Medieval Festival. Words jumped out of the history books to bring a visual spectacular of the sights, smells and textures of what life was really like in 12th century Britain. The two day event organised by West Lancashire Borough Council is a chance to recognise Ormskirk’s rich heritage. Assistant Ranger, Bryony Jolley for West Lancs Borough Council, said: “The purpose behind this all is to have more community engagement with our parks, with a free event for our residents.” From the Ormskirk Medieval Weekend in Coronation Park Amongst the fabulous food and fun fare, the real stars of the show are the Historia Normannis society. Their combat displays of p...
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Effort pays as house earns museum status

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Drinks were flowing when the trustees of King John's House and Heritage Centre in Romsey found out the 12th century house had been marked by ...
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THE TRUSTEES of a Hampshire landmark are celebrating after they were given museum status allowing access to better funding. Drinks were flowing when the trustees of King John’s House and Heritage Centre in Romsey found out the 12th century house had been marked by funding body Arts Council England as a Fully Accredited Museum. It comes after staff at the Church Road site spent two years building up evidence for a day-long assessment where they had to provide material showing how they can cope with the numbers of people attending the site. King John’s House is an early medieval building which was initially thought to be the monarch’s hunting lodge form the early 1200s. Specialists now believe it dates from the mid-13th century but it has ...
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Mittelaltermarkt zieht Hunderte von Besuchern an

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Medieval market attracts hundreds of visitors
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Vorgenommen wurde sie von Alexander Brüggemann, der den Bremer Erzbischof Jens Grand aus dem 14. Jahrhundert darstellte, und Sascha Hein, ...
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It was made by Alexander Brüggemann, who presented the Bremen Archbishop Jens Grand from the 14th century, and Sascha Hein...
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Zwei Mittelalterfans gaben sich das Ja-Wort: alles in stilechter Kleidung und mit einem Bischof aus dem 14. Jahrhundert. - Foto: jbAhlhorn - Trotz kräftiger Regenschauer und Kälte ließen sich weder die Händler und Gaukler, noch die Besucher ihren Spaß an der dritten Auflage des Ahlhorner Mittelaltermarkts am Pfingstwochenende nicht nehmen. Dabei befanden sich die mehr als 30 Heerlager und ebenso viele Marktstände fast nur auf Matsch und nasser Rasenfläche. Doch den vielen Hundert Akteuren machte das nichts aus.„Für das schlechte Wetter ist der Besucherandrang sogar richtig gut“, lobte Merle Hausmann. Sie hatte neben weiteren Mittelalterfans den Markt auf die Beine gestellt.So abenteuerlich, wie die Ritterkämpfe und die Feuershow auch war...
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Two fans of the middle ages gave themselves say: all in genuine clothing and with a Bishop from the 14th century. -Photo: jbAhlhorn - despite strong rain and cold had neither the traders and entertainers, yet the visitors at Whitsun weekend not taking their fun at the third edition of the Ahlhorner medieval market. There were the more than 30 army camp and as many market stalls almost only on mud and wet grass. "But what of the many hundred actors." The bad weather is actually really good"the number of visitors, praised Merle Hausmann. It had provided the market on the legs in addition to other fans of the middle ages. As adventurous as the Knight fights and the fire show was...
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Mondsichelmadonna wird gereinigt

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Crescent Moon Madonna is cleaned
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"Es gibt in Brandenburg nur wenig erhaltene Wandmalereien aus dem 14. Jahrhundert", sagt die Naturwissenschaftlerin vom Brandenburgischen ...
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"There is little preserved wall paintings from the 14th century in Brandenburg," says the scientist of the Brandenburg...
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Bärbel Arnold ist immer wieder aufs Neue begeistert, wenn sie die St. Marienkirche betritt. Denn das ab dem Frankfurter Geburtsjahr 1253 errichtete Gotteshaus,das zu den herausragendsten Bauwerken norddeutscher Backsteingotik gehört, birgt weit mehr Schätze als die gläserne Bilderbibel. "Es gibt in Brandenburg nur wenig erhaltene Wandmalereien aus dem 14. Jahrhundert", sagt die Naturwissenschaftlerin vom Brandenburgischen Landesamt für Denkmalpflege, "und die St. Marienkirche hat mit der Wandmalerei der Mondsichelmadonna eine sehr schöne." Freilich hat an dem Wandbild, das sich in der nördlichen Eingangskapelle direkt über dem Portal befindet, kräftig der Zahn der Zeit genagt. Die Mondsichel, auf welcher die Apokalyptische Madonna - wie ...
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Bärbel Arnold is thrilled to again and again on the new when entering the St. Mary. As the House of God built the Frankfurter birth year 1253, which is one of the outstanding buildings, North German brick Gothic has far more resources than the glass picture Bible. "There is little preserved wall paintings from the 14th century in Brandenburg," says the scientist of the Brandenburg State Agency for historic preservation, "and St. St. Mary's Church has a very beautiful wall painting of the Madonna of the Crescent Moon." But the ravages of time has gnawed on the mural, which is located in the Northern Chapel of input directly through the portal, vigorously. The Crescent of the Moon, on which the apocalyptic Madonna - like...
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Ancient Chinese letter of 124 characters fetches $32 million

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An 11th century letter of just 124 characters by a famed scholar of China has set a new record price for a work of Chinese calligraphy, fetching a ...
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An 11th century letter of just 124 characters by a famed scholar of China has set a new record price for a work of Chinese calligraphy, fetching a whopping US $32 million at an auction in Beijing. The letter, titled Jushi Tie, which translates as “a letter on happenings”, is thought to be the only surviving work by Song dynasty scholar Zeng Gong, considered one of the greatest prose writers of the Song Dynasty era (960 to 1279 AD). Wang Zhongjun, a Chinese film mogul and art collector known for his fondness of Van Gogh paintings, bought the letter for 207 million yuan or US $32 million. In the letter, written around 936 years ago, Zeng tells a close friend whom he had not seen for three years about his recent political difficulties and a...
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900-year-old Chinese calligraphy letter sold for £22m at auction

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An 11th century letter has smashed the world record for the price of a piece of Chinese calligraphy after it fetched 207m yuan (£22m) at an auction.
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An 11th century letter has smashed the world record for the price of a piece of Chinese calligraphy after it fetched 207m yuan (£22m) at an auction.  Wang Zhongjun, a Chinese media mogul and art collector known for his fondness of Van Gogh paintings, snapped up the 936-year-old letter at the China Garden auction house in Beijing.  The piece of calligraphy is the last surviving work of Zeng Gong, who is widely considered to be one of the greatest scholars of the Song Dynasty era of 960-1270AD.  The letter, entitled "Ju Shi Tie", speaks of his feelings of isolation and depression after being exiled from Beijing for more than 12 years, according to China Daily.  It was penned by Gong at the age of 62 and includes his own signature, which ha...
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Prison for thief who sold church relics

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The two 15th century panels of St Victor of Marseilles and St Margaret of Antioch stolen from the rood screen of Holy Trinity at Torbryan in Devon in ...
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A 48-year-old man has been sentenced to three years and eight months at Hereford Crown Court for the theft of works of art from churches across the country. Christopher Cooper, from Wernfigan in Trallong, Powys, admitted fraud, specimen theft charges, and ‘dealing in tainted cultural objects’. The latter charge was used for the first time in a British legal case since it was introduced as an offence in 2003. Cooper is thought to have netted £150,000 from selling items to two unsuspecting collectors, targeting parish churches across England and Wales from 2011-14. More than 60 items including medieval statuary, panel paintings, architectural brasses and oak misericords were taken. Cooper’s downfall began when one of the two collectors (wh...
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