Wednesday, April 19, 2017
Mary Magdalene at Easter
Camargue and Saintes-Marie-de-la-Mer, flamingos. The Camargue white horses of Saintes-Marie-de-la-Mer. Saintes-Marie-de-la-Mer, Arles, France. Magdalene de la Mer by Cheryl Yambrach Rose. Mary Magdalene with French flamingos, a white horse from the white horse herds of the marshes of Camargue, and a ceramic jar full of scrolls - the French traditions about Mary Magdalene. "The photo above is an example of one of the worldwide painted egg traditions that many spiritual traditions have variants of - this one, from Christianity , is of the painted red eggs of the Provencal /So.France area, a unique tradition there celebrated in honour of Mary Magdalene re: Easter festivities." Piero di Cosimo's gorgeous St Mary Magdalene. Florentine, circa 1490.