In Search of the Black Madonna
Encounters with the Divine Feminine
A Pilgrimage to Northern Spain

May 14 – 27, 2018


The program begins in Barcelona, Spain, Monday, May 14, with check-in at Hotel Colon, Avenida Catedral 7, 08002 Barcelona. It includes 14 days and 13 nights. The first gathering  begins at 2 pm in our meeting room at Hotel Colon. The program ends in Barcelona, Saturday, May 27, at 4 pm, at Hotel Colon. The night of the 27th is not included in the program. Participants can continue their travel from there; transportation to the airport will be facilitated.

Participants are responsible for their own travel arrangements to and from Barcelona. More details will be sent to those who enroll.

Barcelona Pre-Conference Workshop

Three days to explore the riches of Barcelona with focus on the art and architecture of Antonio Gaudi. Dates are May 11-14, 2018. For more details see Barcelona Pre-Conference Workshop.

Abbreviated Itinerary

Black Madonna at Dorres

May 11-14 – Pre-Conference Workshop in Barcelona

May 14-16 – Black Madonna Pilgrimage, begins in Barcelona at 2 pm, at Hotel Colon on the edge of Barri Gotic district, 2 nights

May 16-19 – Montserrat, a retreat center in the mountains near Barcelona, 3 nights

May 19-22 – Solsona, in this central Catalonian city’s Old Town, near 3 Black Madonna sites, 3 nights

May 22-25- Puigcerda, in the high mountain valley of the Pyrenees, the Cerdanya, near 3 Black Madonna sites, 3 nights

May 25-27 – Grevol/Olot, in the countryside, 2 nights

May 27 – Program ends at 4 pm at Hotel Colon in Barcelona