The “Semana Santa in Seville (audio slideshow)” is a brief presentation that will help you feel the Easter atmosphere from home. Below the video you will find the transcript. I hope you like it!
As in many other cities in Spain, Holy Week celebrations in Seville are really impressive. It is definitely my favorite holiday for many reasons. The city transforms itself into a place of repentance, grief and symbolic darkness, despite the aesthetic couldn’t be more colorful.
Explore the Holy Week, Seville (Spain)! The Semana Santa is observed from Palm Sunday to Easter Sunday. For 7 days, crowds of people join the brotherhoods (hermandades and cofradias) with austerity, fervor and enthusiasm.
If you intend to see it in Sevilla, you will soon realize that it is one of the most original and genuine celebrations in the world. To make it an unforgettable experience, follow some hints and rules that will help you such an amazing festival and understand its […]
Easter activities must be perfectly organized. In this sense, the processions’ schedule has to be strictly respected.
Take into account that 60 brotherhoods cover the streets of Seville from their home church to the Cathedral, showing public penance. This means that more than 60,000 nazarenos and penitentes flood the city in just a week.
Semana Santa in Seville is probably the most famous Holy Week celebration in the world.
During seven days Seville transforms itself into an incredible art and music performance. Even though Semana Santa in inspired by Christian facts and religious beliefs, you shouldn’t miss this amazing spectacle.
The procesiones de Semana Santa, Sevilla’s most important traditional events, happen once a year and it’s part of the cultural legacy of the city. It is definitely one of the most important events and probably one of the world’s most impressive spectacles.