More on exhibition of the Shroud of Turin in Málaga, Spain

An exhibition of the Shroud of Turin has opened at the Cathedral of Malaga. It will run through May. This was previously reported in the posting, Upcoming, exciting exhibition on the Shroud of Turin in Málaga, Spain

It is now open and according to BLOG DE INGLÉS (I put in a couple of tweeks to the English in []):

This [exhibit] has an audio guide to accompany the visitor on a tour of each of the rooms. Also, the exhibition features dozens of pieces of art, coins and manuscripts, illustrating the course of the famous relic tour to reach Turin (Italy), where it is today.

image[Click for YouTube Video] Of the twelve rooms are perhaps the most attractive room and forensic science room where visitors can see the studies conducted so far by the leading experts in the field, contributing data on the Shroud and the image that contains .

In the forensic room, the viewer will attend a 3D analysis will reveal aspects of torture and death of the man who was wrapped in a sheet from a perspective never seen before. Also, visitors can compare information from different forensic elements of the Shroud.

In this room also shows the forensics of another key, [the Sudarium of Oviedo] which, according to tradition, [is] preserved in the Cathedral of Oviedo. Both objects are compared and analyzed together in a forensic scientific study, providing data on the wearer.

In the science room sets, on the other hand, studies that have attempted to explain how the image may have originated, some scientists have said was formed by the energy transmitted by a body (that Christians linked with the Resurrection of Jesus ).

-Scale recreation of the tomb where Jesus could be buried, according to research conducted in the Holy Land by archaeologist Florentino Díez, an expert in this field.

-The facsimile of the Shroud, made for this exhibition by a laboratory in Turin under the authority of Pope Benedict XVI. Your image and structure is accurate in every one of the original itemize.

-The body of the Man of the Shroud, a key made by the renowned sculptor Juan Manuel Miñarro, scholar and member of EDICE Sindone.

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  1. This exposition is a good introduction to the shroud. Don’t expect too much on scientific isssues (though it clearly explains basic properties), but if you can, go for it, there are quality reproductions of the shroud.

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