Major activities of
holy week in Spain

Symbolism of colors,
candles, ect.

Major cities where Holy
Week festivals take
pl...
1. In Holy Week in Spain the people carry floats and statue
1. The people in the parade wear traditional robes
2. They als...
1. Holy Week in Spain takes place in a few cities
1. Seville in Andalusia
2. Toledo in Castille La Mancha
3. Zamora in Cas...
1. Symbolism of Holy Week in Spain
1. White candles and orange flowers
1. Symbolizes mourning of Jesus
2. The candles
1. L...
1. Importance of holy week in Spain
1. Jesus Christ’s life
2. The Virgin Mary
1. Both celebrate the resurrection of Jesus
1. Holy Week in Spain has a lot of parades, the US doesn't
2. Important holida...
1) http://www.infocordoba.com/spain/andalusia/cordoba/holy_week_in_cordoba.htm
2) http://www.travelinginspain.com/sevilla/...
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  1. 1. Major activities of holy week in Spain Symbolism of colors, candles, ect. Major cities where Holy Week festivals take place Symbolism/ Importance of Holy Week in Spain Compare and contrast Holy Week in Spain to the US
  2. 2. 1. In Holy Week in Spain the people carry floats and statue 1. The people in the parade wear traditional robes 2. They also wore cone shaped masks 3. The costumes were based on medieval times
  3. 3. 1. Holy Week in Spain takes place in a few cities 1. Seville in Andalusia 2. Toledo in Castille La Mancha 3. Zamora in Castille 4. Leon
  4. 4. 1. Symbolism of Holy Week in Spain 1. White candles and orange flowers 1. Symbolizes mourning of Jesus 2. The candles 1. Leading the way 3. The platforms 1. Scenes of the bible
  5. 5. 1. Importance of holy week in Spain 1. Jesus Christ’s life 2. The Virgin Mary
  6. 6. 1. Both celebrate the resurrection of Jesus 1. Holy Week in Spain has a lot of parades, the US doesn't 2. Important holiday in the US and Spain 1. Most important day in Spain, not the US
  7. 7. 1) http://www.infocordoba.com/spain/andalusia/cordoba/holy_week_in_cordoba.htm 2) http://www.travelinginspain.com/sevilla/holyweek.htm 3) http://www.spain-holiday.com/blog/holy-week-in-spain-semana-santa.php 4) http://askville.amazon.com/Holy-Week-celebrated-States-Spain-important-weekyear/AnswerViewer.do?requestId=8683465

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