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Modern meets traditional in grand old Prague

Whilst many European cities have gradually modernised and adapted a 21st century look, Prague excels at changing with the times whilst remaining classically beautiful. Strolling around town, you get a sense of Prague’s rich and troubled history, but the culture of old-meets-new cosmopolitan desires to embrace the weekend-away spirit. As for shopping, unearth beautiful craftsmanship and wonderful jewelry.

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Infant Jesus of Prague (Pražské Jezulátko)

Infant Jesus of Prague (Pražské Jezulátko)

Famous "The more you honor me, the more I will bless you."

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Twenty years ago, Brazilian author Paulo Coelho made a promise to the Infant Jesus in Prague and asked him to help him become a famous writer. We all know that that story has a happy ending!

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The world-renowned statue of Infant Jesus of Prague (Pražské Jezulátko) can be seen inside the Church of Our Lady Victorious in Malá Strana. The wax statue was brought into Bohemia in 1628 by princess Polyxena von Lobkowitz, who later donated it to the Discalced Carmelites in Prague.

A copy of the Infant Jesus of Prague (Pražské Jezulátko) is placed in the University Chapel in Naples, Italy. You can see replicas of the statue in many other catholic churches as well.

Infant Jesus of Prague (Pražské Jezulátko)
Karmelitska 9, Prague 1, Malá Strana, 118 00 Prague
Phone
+420 257 533 646
Email
mail@pragjesu.info
Website
www.pragjesu.info/en/