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The Diamond’s Magic: Symbols & Legends
30 October - 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
One event on 30 October 2021 at 2:30 pm
Throughout the centuries, many different cultures have contributed to the legends which surround the Diamond. This rare gift from Nature has inspired authors, philosophers and mystics, all of whom have attributed supernatural powers to the Diamond.
During this course
Riveted by the legends and beliefs associate to this “Stone of Stones”, you will be transported to India and Brazil, and then South Africa, Russia, Australia and finally to Canada. You will hear about the history of some of the most famous diamonds, have an up-close look at their replicas, discover rare and ancient texts. The route of diamonds will no longer be a secret to you.
This class is conducted by an art historian.
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