Ex-voto


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Ex`-vo´to

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n.1.An offering to a church in fulfillment of a vow.
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More important still is the fact that while there is plenty in the exhibition about the supposed influence of the Virgin and Saints on the daily lives of believers, well illustrated by the ex-voto panels (Fig.
Esse pao e um ex-voto que representa a devocao ao Espirito Santo, como pagamento de uma promessa de fe referente a questoes de saude cuja graca foi alcancada.
Activities include creating pre-Columbian-style pendants with artist Sam Becerra, making musical instruments, ex-voto painting and holiday card printmaking.
Ja o artigo de Lilian Gomes nos leva a refletir sobre a complexidade oculta pela aparente transparencia da categoria ex-voto, nome comumente atribuido a objetos deixados a santos e outros entes como forma de retribuicao por gracas alcancadas, que em templos catolicos tendem a ser guardadas e exibidas em Salas de Milagres.
ex-voto offerings, liturgical practices, and patronage associations) interact with written hagiography to construct the life of a saint.
Otro punto sobre el que merece la pena detenerse es la imagen de las mutilaciones fisicas y morales del soldado que Quevedo pone en relacion con los ex-voto de cera expuestos en los santuarios (<<todo el hecho un milagro de cera, bueno para ofrecido>>).
The expression of our relationship with illness is illustrated wonderfully in the ex-voto, which gives thanks to a saint or deity for a miraculous healing or blessing.
Goya's choice to use an ex-voto format for the work of veneration is another way the work oscillates between reality and religiosity.
Uma fonte ainda inexplorada, mas que pode dar indicios sobre o portugues popular brasileiro em perspectiva historica, sao as tabuas votivas, um tipo de ex-voto, e sao elas as agenciadoras do texto que aqui se apresenta.
Ex-voto paintings have been made in Mexico for centuries," when conquistador Hernan Cortes survived a scorpion sting, he made an ex-voto giving thanks for his survival.
descriptions of sacrificial rituals, memorials of a sacrificial rite for a mortuary offering with personal name, an ex-voto inscription, divination texts (practice and manuals), and prayers.
5) An ex-voto of a leg might be left at Lourdes, for example, to thank the Blessed Virgin Mary for mending a broken bone.