Archive for the ‘Monks’ Category

A Stone Carving Of a Monk Studying a Sacred Scroll Seen on the Original Cambridge Public Library on Broadway in Cambridge, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on January 11, 2018)

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Saint Francis of Assisi Tends to a Fawn, a Squirrel, and a Bunny on the Front Lawn of a Home on Birch Hill Road in Holden, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on November 7, 2014) 

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Just One of the Many Different Grotesques That Adorn the Soon-to-Be Demolished Old Worcester Polytechnic Institute Gymnasium, This One Dressed in the Robes of a Medieval Monk and Clapping His Large Hands Together (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on August 20, 2016)

This Carving of a Kneeling Monk Resting His Weary Head on the Stack of Books He Struggles to Hold on to Is Fittingly Found on the Original Stone Facade of the Main Branch of the Cambridge Public Library in Cambridge, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on November 25,  2017)

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A Mysterious Monk Stands Vigil Outside Cornerstone Creations on Main Street in Sturbridge, Massachusetts (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on September 9, 2014)

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A Hooded Saint Francis of Assisi Pets a Bunny Rabbit While Holding a Lantern at Mount Vernon Cemetery in West Boylston, MA

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Saint Francis of Assisi Befriends a Pair of Small Birds on the Grounds of St. Peter’s Catholic Church Located on Main Street in Worcester, MA

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A Small Bird Alights on the Rim of a Large Bird’s Nest Held by Saint Francis of Assisi in the Courtyard of St. John’s Catholic Church on Temple Street in Worcester, MA

A Stylized Statue of a Buddhist Monk Clutching a Chalice Seen in the Meditative Garden on the Grounds of the Boundless Way Sen Temple on Pleasant Street in Worcester, MA

A Small Icon Carved From Wood of Saint Nil Sorsky Found Hanging on a Wall at the Museum of Russian Icons in Clinton, MA