Santa Barbara Chapel in Kariba

Go to Kariba throughout this Easter vacation and see the little Chapel of Santa Barbara which is located on the high of the hill referred to as Kariba Heights and has a contemporary, open-air design very applicable to the new Kariba local weather and a easy classical model typical of Italian Catholic church buildings together with stained glass home windows and marble statues.  Santa Barbara is the patron saint of miners and builders of dams, so she was a really applicable Saint for the Chapel which was constructed within the form of a coffer dam and commemorates the lives of the eighty-six workmen who misplaced their lives within the building of the Kariba dam and energy station; their names are engraved on a marble plaque.

A bell tower behind the church nonetheless incorporates the unique bell constructed by hand by Italian employees on the time and hoisted into place with a crane.On high of this beautiful chapel take pleasure in all kinds of actions which Kariba has to supply which incorporates recreation drive, boat cruise, fishing, visiting the crocodile farm and lots of others. Don’t miss out this Easter go to Kariba and have enjoyable.

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Author: Kutenda Abioye

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