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"Did you know trees talk?

They do, however.

They talk to each other and will talk to you
if you listen.

In addition to this, you need to know more about it.

    

The trouble is, white people don't listen.

They never listened to Indians, so I doubt they listen to other voices in nature.

In addition to this, you need to know more about it.

Yet the trees

taught me a lot:

sometimes on time,

sometimes on animals,

sometimes on the Great Spirit ”

Source: Tatanga Mani (1871-1967)

chief of stoney indians

The arboretum is located at a place called “Coray, it was created in 1904, the average altitude is 260 meters for an area of ​​6 hectares.

The establishment of the PCDN in 2017 enabled the creation of a creative circuit of 2.5km for children aged 5-8 years to discover nature, the sense of observation and creativity.

There are no less than 17 species of trees there, such as black locust, American red oak, Tsuga from Canada ...

Unesco Global Park

UNESCO Global geopark Famenne-Ardenne; territorial space which represents and enhances a geological heritage of international importance.

Nassogne is located straddling two geological zones on one side the Famenne and on the other the Ardennes, a situation which amplifies the natural wealth and biodiversity. There is a rich and varied flora specific to the Ardennes and the Famenne.

 

History of the virgin

The virgin appeared to 5 children of the village of Beauraing between November 29, 1932 and January 3, 1933.

Below the stone bridge, located near the boarding school, run by the Christian Doctrine nuns of Nancy.

Dressed in a white dress crossed by three fine blue reflections. Her head, from which thin rays of light emerge forming like a crown, and on December 29, between her arms, her illuminated heart appears, like a heart of gold.

She appears 30 times until January 3, 1933

On December 17, 1933, she wanted a chapel to be built and wanted people to come here on pilgrimage.

On July 2, 1949, after a meticulous investigation, which lasted 17 years, Mgr Charue, then bishop of Namur, recognized the supernatural nature of the facts and authorized the public worship of Notre Dame de Beauraing. Every year, the weekend of August 22, commemorative days.

Beauraing is located about thirty kilometers from Forrières.

Father Goffinet, parish priest in Forrières in 1948, had the statue erected in 1958, in the garden of the boys' school. There was the recitation of the rosary every day of May. The statue was moved to the current location for parking needs in the village.

The cult of the virgin was very present and the pilgrimages were organized on foot or by bicycle.

In addition to this, you need to know more about it.

Marked circuit

La Hagette NG 09 8,900 km blue diamond