#242 – The Tarasque

A long time ago, the Tarasque was a terrible monster terrorizing the people of Nerluc. Today, the Tarasque is a popular figure for the people of Southern France and Northern Spain along with being friend to all children.

Links:
Video of the Tarasque festival [in French]

Photo of La Tarasca by Chosovi

The Tarasque and the Tarascaires

Post card with a child dressed as St. Martha leading the Tarasque

Be sure to check out the CUTH blog for more on the history of the Catholic Church

Also check out the other great podcasts at the Starquest Production Network

Send e-mail questions and comments to catholicunderthehood@gmail.com or leave voice mail at 1 740 936 4354

To listen, just click on the link below:

podcasticon#242 – The Tarasque

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