“The purpose of our lives is to be happy.” – Dalai Lama
I don’t know why I am fascinated by the spires of churches, but when I see it, I am in awe of its majestic religious structure. Commonly used in Gothic architecture, it symbolises the spiritual pointing to the heavens.
For Lens Artist Photo Challenge – Subject starting with the Letter S – Steeples & Spires
St Anne Church of Budapest, Hungary
Matthias Church in Budapest, Hungary
St Stephen Cathedral in Vienna, Austria
St Martin Cathedral in Bratislava, Slovakia
Why else would Prague be known as the City of a Hundred Spires… here are just a few of its churches.
St Lawrence Church in Petrin Hill, Prague
St Nicholas Church on Old Town Square
Church of Our Lady Before Tyn
St Vitus Cathedral
The Spires of Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, France
Burgos Cathedral in Spain
St Mark’s Basilica in Venice
And of course, I wouldn’t miss the different views of the spires in La Sagrada Familia in Barcelona.