One year more the Grouping of Fallas of the Maritime realize Floral Offering to the Virgin underground located in the espigon from the outside of the Real Club Nautic of Valencia.
The figure, sculpted in bronze, in 1977 by Ignacio Cuartero Fernández, was more than 30 years located under the sea in front of the lighthouse of Valencia, to 14 meters of depth. However, in may 2009, due to the works of strengthening of the lighthouse that were made in the Port and the image will have restored, the members of the diving club GISED, with the collaboration of the Real Club Nautic, they placed the image of the Madonna “in a place more accessible, in front of the espigon located next to its facilities, and where is to a depth of 10 meters.
The Royal Navy was the starting point of the event Sunday, October 8, in which the máximos representatives of the Commissions falleras that form the Agrupaci’n, did not want to miss this event so special. With m&number;sica de tabal i dolçaina inici’ in the "parade" until the catamarans prepared for the event. There were our Falleras Mayores of Valencia 2017, Raquel Alario and Clara María Parejo, who accompanied the fallas del Marítimo in this special day , including with the assistance of the act of Ramón Estellés, Secretary-General of the Junta Central Fallera.
After a few minutes of through, before to the place where he was to be the Offering. In the waters of Real Club Nautic, where is submerged the image of the Mare de Déu, they stopped the catamaran and next to them the boat for the divers of the GISED that, after receiving the bouquets of flowers that the Falleras Mayores of Valencia, Alicia, and Sofía, was immersed to perform the Offering. At the same time, and in se the Offering, the Falleras Mayores Child and of the Fallas that are part of the Agrupaci’ve launched a flower to water with the Himne of the Coronación as a conclusion Offering.
Subsequently ordered all to return to port and end a great morning devotion’re. On the way back, Rachel and Clara were able to learn about the operation of the catamaran invited by the captain will keep going in the main cabin.
In summary, a day in a relaxed atmosphere and a lot of "fallerío", in a great Offering on the Sea, thanking the collaboration and facilities provided by the Real Club Nautic of Valencia and the group of divers of the GISED Valencia.
Photos: Josep Zaragoza and Noli García.
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