NETSOL: New Trends in Social and Liberal Sciences ISSN 2469-4002 (online)

Year: 2017 / Volume : 2 / Area: Art, Music & Art History

Daniel Ymbong
Book Review: Górny, Grzegorz, Janusz Rosikoń and Stan Kacsprzak, Guadalupe Mysteries: Deciphering the Code, San Francisco: Ignatius Press, 2016, pp.31-35.

Author-photographer duo Grzegorz Górny and Rosikoń Janusz in Guadalupe Mysteries: Deciphering the Code, thoroughly examine the Guadalupe tilma (cloak) in terms of its chronology, and political relevance in national identity, and religion. The book also examines the complex iconographies present in image and name, recently discovered scientific and mathematical phenomena relating to the tilma and the cultural fashion aspect of tilmas in general.

Keywords: Guadalupe Mysteries, Mexico

https://doi.org/10.24819/netsol2017.08