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Statue of St. John of Nepomuk

Limburg, Hesse, Germany
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Not very clear

Not very clear what does the statue of the Czech Saint at the old bridge in Limburg. Perhaps the... read more

Reviewed 8 December 2016
gentbrugg
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Moscow
Europe-wide spread cult of St. John of Nepomuk

The cult of St. John of Nepomuk originated in Bohemia (Czech Republic) in the 18th century... read more

Reviewed 24 November 2016
Lennigan
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Prague, Czech Republic
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8 Dec 2016
“Not very clear”
23 Nov 2016
“Europe-wide spread cult of St. John of Nepomuk”
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Reviewed 8 December 2016

Not very clear what does the statue of the Czech Saint at the old bridge in Limburg. Perhaps the only reason for its appearance here is the fact that John of Nepomuk is the patron Saint of all bridges. But if on the Charles bridge...More

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Reviewed 24 November 2016

The cult of St. John of Nepomuk originated in Bohemia (Czech Republic) in the 18th century following the death of this Bohemian Vicar General of Archbishop of Prague in the 14th century. Upon order of King of Bohemia he was tortured, murdered and his body...More

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Reviewed 3 November 2016

Considered the patron saint of bridges, the Statue of St. John of Nepomuk is frequently found in Central Europe (Austria, Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Poland). The one in Limburg is located on the old bridge with a beautiful view of the Lahn river and Limburg...More

Thank Corina C
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