The name suggests the high place where the Eagles often nest. It is also appropriate to the 'top of the mountain' feeling that pilgrims often experience in the center of the labyrinth. The design retains several notable features found in the Chartres Labyrinth. The Eagles Crest design has been presented successfully at church picnics, seminars, college campus', healthcare settings and retreats. It is especially useful in smaller space settings when the longer walk of a larger sized labyrinth isn't possible.
- The six-petal rosette center
- The on-axis, straight approach to the center
- The lunations or teeth around the perimeter
- Symmetry in the turns/labrys
- The cruciform quadrant style
In our years of facilitating full size Chartres labyrinth walks, walkers often mentioned one or more of these features as important to their personal labyrinth experience.
those who hope in the Lord will renew their
strength. They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow
weary, they will walk and not be faint. Isaiah 40:31 (NIV)
For ordering and delivery informationSeveral walkers have joyfully agreed: " It has the Heart of the Chartres!"