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21st March 2008 - Good Friday

 

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Easter Events of Semana Santa (Holy Week) in Valencia, Spain

The Good Friday is by far the main day of the Semana Santa. If you choose to participate in one day of the whole week, this should be it. Today, Christ is judged by Pilate, beaten and crucified.

Easter Events of Semana Santa (Holy Week) in Valencia, Spain

Today the mood is somber and tragic. In the first part of the day all Brotherhoods will take to the streets in 4 separate processions of Via Crucis. The Via Crucis is a ritual rememberence of Christ's walk to Golgotha with the Cross. The procession will go through 14 specific "stations" which symbolise different events during His walk to the top of the mountain, e.g. Encounter with Mother, Encounter with Veronica, etc.

Easter Events of Semana Santa (Holy Week) in Valencia, Spain

Later, at night, comes the biggest event of Semana Santa Marinera in Valencia - the spectacular and tragic Procession of the Holy Burial which will give you the chance to see all the Brotherhoods in full glory and with all the imagenes.

The Procession of Holy Burial is the biggest event of the entire Semana Santa Marinera in Valencia. Don't miss it!
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Processions of Via Crucis

All of the Brotherhoods will gather for these processions in their 4 parishes:

Parish of los Angeles
Easter Events of Semana Santa (Holy Week) in Valencia, Spain Brotherhoods: 9
Catch it at:
10am (start), Plaza Angeles
Length: 2.5 hours


Parish of Rosario
Easter Events of Semana Santa (Holy Week) in Valencia, Spain Brotherhoods: 9
Catch it at:
11am (finish), Plaza Rosario
Length: 1.5 hours


Parish of San Rafael
Easter Events of Semana Santa (Holy Week) in Valencia, Spain Brotherhoods: 5
Catch it at:
11.30am (finish), Mediterraneo X Reina
Length: 1.5 hours


Parish of the Temple (Santa Maria del Mar)
Easter Events of Semana Santa (Holy Week) in Valencia, Spain Brotherhoods: 5
Catch it at:
midday (finish), Temple
Length: 1.5 hours


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