How nice it is to participate in a summer day at an outdoor Mass, where believers gather all inprejurul a shrine summer! Such shrines are found disseminated through the backyards of churches and monasteries, shrines where the council of priests officiating for the thousands of people at Holy Mass on Sundays or holidays, plenty of believers who do not fit in BISE and listen godly word of God under the clear sky.
Summer altars are mostly made of wood and oak wood is more durable and sculpture is much more polished. In addition sustainability of hardwood, is certified in time, stand testimony wooden churches of Maramures throughout the country. Summer altars are covered with shingle roof Romanian traditional fir beaten manually, as once it did across the country.
Shape altar may vary depending on the size or the desire of everyone, so shrines meet small rectangular or square, large, hexagonal or circular shape, framed by carved pillars. Will take advantage pillars, pillars can be carved with geometric, inspirational Christian Maramures or patterned. The posts blend in beautifully vaulted arches that can hang towels hanging flowerpots popular or to embellish it and make it a place God liked. An altar space to be generous like him come to serve soboruri priests and they should have some freedom of movement during the celebration of the Divine Liturgy. Thus the purpose of the construction is to give believers a better visibility and a more active participation in the service, but at the same time much larger space available to people, some churches are sometimes too small for celebration.
Decoration of such buildings but depends on your taste and framing complex of existing works: church, steeple, graveyard, fountain, museum.
All we sat icons in wood altar, to honor and good thought. The whole altar can be varnished or painted, gave special oils for weather resistance.
Foundation Summer altar is made of concrete clad with river stones, which give naturalness and sustainability of construction.
An example is the summer altar of Barsana manastiriri, which dominates the central part manstiresc and around whom gather to watch thousands of faithful celebration.
Other works sculpted by craftsman Teodor Barsan: Maramures gates, carved crucifixes, crosses carved, filegorii, carved icons, carved iconostasis, carved pillars, houses, wooden altars, carved ornaments