Tagged: Virgen de los Desamparados

Feast of the Virgin of the Helpless

Sunday 9 May we celebrate the Festival of the Virgen de los Desamparados. She is the patron saint of the city of Valencia, and the Valencian Community, and therefore one of the patrons of the autonomous communities of Spain. Besides Valencia, She is the patron of 26 localities of the...

Festividad of the Virgin of the Forsaken

Blessed Virgin Mary mother of the Forsaken, patroness of Valencia. “The Virgin of the Forsaken” The Geperudeta also called referring to the slightly bent position assumed. Among the Valencians there is great devotion to this invocation of the Virgin. Program of events for the Festival...

The images of the Virgen del Oratorio and the Forsaken

The image of the Virgen del Oratorio is already in place, as we told you last month, It has been restored recently. It has been found that is older than was thought. His restorer Mar Sabate, describes that a Virgin s. XVII or XVIII. With...