Santiago de Compostela and La Puerta de las Platerías

Santiago de Compostela and La Puerta de las Platerías

  Video: La Puerta de las Platerías Santiago de Compostela An Artsymbol Production Music by Martin A Smith Duration: 5.10   On the south portal of the apostolic basilica there are, as we have said, two entrances and four door-leaves   The name of La Puerta...
Four Roads to Puente la Reina

Four Roads to Puente la Reina

There are four roads which, leading to Santiago, converge to form a single road at Puente la Reina, in Spanish territory The Jacobus Video: The Road from Santa María de Eunate to Puente la Reina An Original Artsymbol Production Duration 2:30 Music by Martin A Smith...
The Pilgrimage Roads: Of the Route of Saint James

The Pilgrimage Roads: Of the Route of Saint James

The pilgrimage roads to Santiago de Compostela numbered four. Like the four rivers of Paradise which flowed to the four cardinal points, the four roads to Compostela had a symbolic resonance. These earthly ways led westward towards the prospect of a return to...
Compostela and the Legend of the Milky Way

Compostela and the Legend of the Milky Way

Observing the starry way in the heavens, beginning at the Friezeland sea, and passing over the German territory and Italy, between Gaul and Aquitaine, and from thence in a straight line over Gascony, Bearne, and Navarre, and through Spain to Gallicia, wherein till his...