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Low angle view of the Dormitory, Monestir de Santes Creus, Aiguamurcia, Catalonia, Spain, pictured on May 21, 2006, in the morning. The monks slept on straw matresses in this 12th century Dormitory room, vaulted with a series of large ogival arches. The Cistercian Reial Monestir Santa Maria de Santes Creus and its church were built between 1174 and 1225. Following strict Cistercian rule, the Romanesque complex originally featured no architectural embellishments with the exception of...
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