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Prayer Labyrinth

A Prayer Labyrinth has a single path to the centre and is used for prayer, ritual, initiation, and spiritual growth.

The connection belongs to Constructions connections.

Connected Sites

  • Amiens Cathedral
  • Chartres Cathedral
  • Haeinsa Temple: Haeinsa Temple includes a prayer labyrinth near the center of the temple complex. The labyrinth path is lined by lotus flower decorations and leads to a very small pagoda in the center.
  • Paphos: Roman Mosaics in Villa of Theseus and Villa of Dionysos
  • Ravenna: San Vitale basilica
  • Reims
  • Rome: Castel Sant Angelo


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