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11 - Where are you going?: The Valley Svratka
|Rajhrad Monastery - Benedictine Pearl |
The ten walk from the Rajhradu Zidlochovice certainly handle whatever the weather. And if you miss the whole route, come at least to a Benedictine monastery in Rajhrad. The first mention found in brevnovske false, where in 1045 he writes that the prince gave Bretislav břevnovskému monastery cello at an abandoned castle, "which is called Rajhrad" and three years later, sources say the real monastery. Previously, there but was reportedly Great Moravian church, which had had to visit the Constantine and Methodius. Rajhrad is because the oldest monastery in Moravia and its diplomatically chose him as King John of Luxembourg. In the 19th century became an independent abbey and its most glorious period arrives. Under the urban solution to sign Jan Blazej Santini, the temple was consecrated in 1739. It is said that just in Rajhrad uplatinil all its typical features: triumphal arches, beams and pilasters embedded columns. When you get closer to the altar, will appeal to you immediately sculptures. Interestingly behind the altar, because Rajhrad monastery was a place of Marian devotion, and here we find allegory to represent the Virgin Mary podzvižení Rajhrad. You'll also find a glass coffin in which lies the wax figures and sarcophagi were deposited the remains of some saints. There are also elegant choir pews, which had as its wrinkles, because the monastery has always cultivated hudba.V 1950, was interned by the majority of monks in monasteries soustřeďovacích, which should act as concentration camps, and a great looting of all the blankets from the pot. The building began to deteriorate and still no money for its renovation, the Benedictine monks came back up in 1997. Their day begins at 6 am the morning prayer, the sisters along with her serve in těšitelkami Rajhrad mass. Followed by breakfast and all breaks up doing your job, take care of small farm, a house, one must cook and after noon, meet for prayer and then eating together. For benedektinů always placed emphasis on common dining and prayer, it is the foundation of the community.
Museum of Literature in Moravia
The museum, which will please everyone Jihomoraváka and you'll have almost everything you touch. Interactive exhibition among the best in the South Region. The drawers themselves pulling copies of the books in display cases you will find all the Moravian incunabula. The plastic is cedulkách copies and on the other hand, says what it is. Puzzle fans of all Czech. A special room dedicated professionals Czech writers in exile since being forced emigration is one of the great themes of our history. There is also the Jan Amos Comenius, of course, with its strong story, the section on exact sciences, see Prokop Divis and in specially air-conditioned room again rare manuscripts. The oldest book is from the early 10th century, mostly theological texts, interpretations of the Bible, but also books on the Czech language. And some manuscripts and weighs 20 kg and the library will find an incredible 65,000 books. Shelves are from the 19th century, lies in their prints since 1,501th Interesting is even a great globe, has produced Vojtech Slouk. He indicated there is a precise point where Rajhrad the exact counterpart and it is in the middle of the sea. For fans of mysteries: there's a secret entrance to the upper floor, where the guide will show you maybe even a book that is on the cover pergament described by the late eighth 9th century and in Regensburg.
Despite the hunting fields Opatovice
Despite Rajhradice the publishing landscape in winter Opatovice. In this way the summer go on a bike, there is perfect cycling. Notice the beautiful ponds repaired, the fishermen here are held regularly in winter the plants can also go ice skating. The founder of the association became chairman of the famous writer George Mahen. Our next stop is Blučina, which may soon arise archaeological and yet you can read about the history of educational sign. The plan also houses the furnaces in which the primeval made bread. Hydras you can climb to the lookout tower on top of the Acacia wood stem. It is open year round. In a note prepared Židlochovice Gothic bell tower, which is the torso of the former church of the 14th century. In winterleads past the great bobsled. We're headed to the castle , which was a popular place of President Tomas Garrigue Masaryk, I come here on holiday. Originally, the park gardens are editing the French 100 years later and then was transformed into an English landscape style. Today you can watch wildlife at a distance of only a few meters. The herd of deer that need to relax, who are already accustomed to humans, so it is perhaps just nevyplašíte.