The Pilgrim image will visit Casal Xe and the San Agustin Church between 24 and 26 February

Falla San Vicente - Periodista Azzatti

The Falla San Vicente-Periodista Azzati celebrates the 75th anniversary of the offering with a visit to the Virgen de los Desamparados the demarcation

This Act is part of the programming of activities for the 75th anniversary of the creation of the offering by our Committee.

On Saturday afternoon, the Virgin shall be transferred to the Xe Casal and later held a procession around the neighborhood.

José Luis Cuenca considers this "historic event, at the height of what deserves an anniversary like that we're celebrating".


The Falla San Vicente-Periodista Azzati, next to the parish of San Agustín and Santa Catalina, have organized a special programme of events on the occasion of the visit of the Pilgrim image of the Mare de Déu dels Dessemparats to our neighborhood.

The Falla San Vicente has dedicated the year 2016-2017 to the celebration of the 75th anniversary of the creation of the offering by our maximum representative of the year 1943. One of the most important events will occur this weekend when the Pilgrim image of the Virgen de los Desamparados visit the neighborhood from Friday 24 to Sunday, February 26.

Laura Giménez, Faller of the Commission, nervously awaits the arrival of the Virgin, "because it will be one of the most exciting moments of my reign as the anniversary which celebrates the Commission. "In addition, be able to contemplate on the image of the Virgin mantle all the falleros from San Vicente-Periodista Azzati have produced will be doubly satisfactory".

The President of the Commission, José Luis Cuenca, expressed pride that feels all your Commission for this visit: "I think that it is a turning point in the celebration of the 75th anniversary of the offering.  It is a historic event, at the height of what deserves an anniversary like that we are celebrating. The chance that the Virgin comes to your neighborhood with your people and that you can enter our Casal is unspeakable. It will be a very emotional weekend which I'm sure those who go never we will forget".

Basin does not want to forget the work of everyone who made this event possible "from the pastors of St. Augustine, which have turned with our proposals, until all the falleros that have put your grain of sand making efforts, devoting his time to make this visit a reality. That all trade and the neighborhood can enjoy the presence of the Virgin is a way of returning them support us year after year to make this Falla a collective best ever."


A very full programme of events

The visit of the Virgin of them homeless to the parish of San Agustin and Santa Catalina and to the Casal of it Falla San Vicente-Periodista Azzati has a program of acts full of fervor and of opportunities to participate all that that wants to do it.

Friday 24, the Pilgrim image to reach near the Church of San Agustin where he will be received with 21-gun salute and will be transferred to the interior of the Church where a mass and, subsequently, a Baroque music concert will be offered over 19 hours.

The morning of Saturday, 25 will be dedicated almost exclusively to children, since has been scheduled a meeting with the Virgin. All the children of the district and neighboring commissions are invited to participate in this activity to convey the role of the Virgin Mary in one of the most important acts of the Fallas.

That same afternoon, the Pilgrim image will visit the Xe Casal, in one of the moments that will be for the history of this anniversary and the Commission. There will be an offering of food collected during this week and regional dances, musical and commemorative poems of the event will be dedicated him to the Virgin.

Then will begin a procession around the neighborhood to share this important weekend with all our neighbors and partners and, finally, the Fallera Mayors of our Commission, Laura Giménez Caballero and Adriana Pérez Miralles, ofrendarán a bouquet of flowers to the Virgin Mary by his visit to the parish and for his participation in the 75 anniversary of the offering. After this event, there will be a mass with songs in Valencian and worship night.

Finally, the Sunday 26 of February, after the solemn mass farewell to the Mare of Deu, is will proceed to the transfer of the image to the Basilica as point end of some days emotional e unforgettable.

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