Festival in honour of our lady of remedies. Villarrasa Huelva
Festival in honour of our lady of remedies.
This festival in Villarrasa commemorates the appearance of the Virgin Mary to Pedro de la Cruz in 1503. The religious service is the most important event for the local people and the start of the celebrations. After mass they accompany the image of the Virgin Mary in procession to La Tenería, where the pray, say Hail Marys and bless the rosemary the pilgrims have picked along the route.
|After the image of the Virgin Mary has been returned to the church, there is a traditional auction in the Plaza de España, everything from animals to utensils comes under the hammer including the spikenards that accompanied the Virgin Mary.|
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