Guadalupe Long before the arrival of Hernn Corts, birds, serpents, the sun and moon, and human sacrifices figured prominently in the rituals and daily spiritual life of the inhabitants of todays Mexico In the early sixteenth century, Roman Catholic missionaries began arriving in the area of TenochtitlanMexico Cityto convert the native Mexica to Christianity The priests met with limited success until 1531, the year Juan Diego, a poor Mexica, first encountered the vision of the Heavenly Lady, now known as Our Lady of Guadalupe.Guadalupe is a lavishly illustrated history of Mexico s religious traditions Touching briefly on the pre Columbian decades of many deities, Carla Zarebska devotes most of the book to the post colonial centuries of Catholicism, the Madre of modern Mexico, and the traditions and legends surrounding her Primitive drawings and black and white photos from the early twentieth century depict natives honoring the Lady, and full color photos and paintings commemorate events and individuals from Mexico s history, including the Virgin Mary s appearances to Juan Diego Over a dozen pages offer the story of Guadalupe s appearances in the native Nahuatl accompanied by the English translation.Guadalupe is available in both English and Spanish language editions The ISBNs below identify the Spanish editions. New Read Guadalupe [ Author ] Carla Zarebska [ Kindle ePUB or eBook ] –

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  • Paperback
  • 360 pages
  • Guadalupe
  • Carla Zarebska
  • English
  • 23 August 2018
  • 0826337635

10 thoughts on “Guadalupe

  1. Jeanette says:

    I enjoyed reading this book Zarebska, focuses on the role the image of La Virgen has had in Mexico and its people Zarebska mentions the many transformations La Virgen s image has undergone with time.This is a very easy book to read and the images and illustrations are wonderful In the dark ...

  2. Pat says:

    Love this book in Spanish and in hardcover great pictures and info.If you are a Guadalupano a you need to read this book

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