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Madinat al-Zahra a Video

22/02/2010 Esteban 1

Explanation of the palatial city, costruir commanded by Abd al-Rahman III in 936, Recreation by www.artehistoria.com 3D Palace on http://simuladero.blogspot.com /

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Almanzor (938-1002)

20/02/2010 Esteban 3

Documentary TVE 2nd string into three parts. Superb documentary produced by Spanish TV where a thorough description of the figure of Al-Mansur Billah performed (Almanzor), character in the history of Cordoba which extended, doubling its volume, […]

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The mosaics of the Mosque of Cordoba

24/03/2009 Esteban 1

This book published by Henri Stern in 1971 is an interesting study (French is) on the mosaics that decorate the Mihrab of the Mosque of Cordoba. Beginning with a description of them in the dome and […]

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Las vigas expoliadas

23/01/2009 Esteban 1

The beams of the Mosque of Cordoba have written a “open case“in the recent history of the city recently come to auction at Christie's Room, five of them finally sold 1,5 million. […]

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The arches of the Mezquita in the Beatus

22/01/2009 admin 0

Fifth vision: Belshazzar's Feast The King Belshazzar, son of Nebuchadnezzar, impious feast celebrated with a thousand of his lords. Already drunk, ordered to serve more wine in the vessels of the Temple of Jerusalem, that his father had […]

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And as… What did the Christians?

21/01/2009 admin 0

Good, for it is not until the tenth century that Christians begin with the pressure on the territory of al-Andalus. Before this Mozarabs are unwittingly contributing northern monasteries build our language “the Castilian”. […]

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The builders of the Mihrab

21/01/2009 admin 0

This registration Mihrab, realizes its constructor. I have to locate where you are and photograph. Or someone knows and can save me the work? Another inscription (or perhaps the same). The majority of the conserved inscriptions […]