Photos of the Cells Of St. Teresa of Avila

Cell of Saint Teresa when she was prioress in the Carmelite Convent of La Encarnacion, where Saint Teresa was prioress, in Avila Spain

This cell of Saint Teresa when she was prioress in the Carmelite Convent of La Encarnacion,Avila Spain.

A “cell”, (a bedroom to seculars), in monastic terms, means one unit and not the prison meaning of the word cell.  Nuns are FAR from being or feeling imprisoned!  They are the freest people on earth!

st t of avila cell

I’m not sure which monastery this cell is from.

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