Wednesday, August 05, 2009

The Botafumeiro in the Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela

Amateur recording from 30 July 2009.
The Botafumeiro is a famous thurible found in the Santiago de Compostela Cathedral. Incense is burned in this swinging metal container, or "incensory". The name "Botafumeiro" means "smoke expeller" in Galician. Source: Wikipedia
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