Easter Traditions in Italy
On Sunday before easter in our town we dress a blessed olive branch with colored pater flowers. SINGING "LA PALMA&quo...
<ul><li>We go from home to home and we sing a traditional song called  </li></ul>&quot;LA PALMA&quot;
In this day we exchange  blessed olive branch es   In token of peace
<ul><li>This procession is called “Good Death” and it turns through the streets of our town . </li></ul>
There are hooded men dressed in black that bring  dead Jesus followed by the statue of  M adonna dressed in black too .
They’re about thirty years that in  P ontecorvo we rappresent “the living passion” <ul><li>On Palm Sunday some  people   r...
<ul><li>The day after Easter we have a pic-nic with friends and relatives,it’s called: </li></ul><ul><li>Little Easter or ...
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Easter traditions in Pontecorvo

  1. 1. Easter Traditions in Italy
  2. 2. On Sunday before easter in our town we dress a blessed olive branch with colored pater flowers. SINGING &quot;LA PALMA&quot; (the palm)
  3. 3. <ul><li>We go from home to home and we sing a traditional song called </li></ul>&quot;LA PALMA&quot;
  4. 4. In this day we exchange blessed olive branch es In token of peace
  5. 5. <ul><li>This procession is called “Good Death” and it turns through the streets of our town . </li></ul>
  6. 6. There are hooded men dressed in black that bring dead Jesus followed by the statue of M adonna dressed in black too .
  7. 7. They’re about thirty years that in P ontecorvo we rappresent “the living passion” <ul><li>On Palm Sunday some people revive the passion of Jesus Christ. </li></ul><ul><li>It’s a very suggestive performance!!!! </li></ul>
  8. 8. <ul><li>The day after Easter we have a pic-nic with friends and relatives,it’s called: </li></ul><ul><li>Little Easter or Easter Monday pic-nic </li></ul>LITTLE EASTER

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