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SOR FRANCINAINA CIRER-BLESSED HOLIDAY SOR FRANCINAINA -27th February-SENCELLES-MAJORCA

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Sencelles, a town located in the center of the island Majorca, It´s the birthplace of the beatified sister, Francinaina Cirer (1st june 1781-27 february 1855) She is wellknown in Sencelles (mallorca) as “Aunt Xiroia” the family…

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SANT ANTONI-SINT ANTHONY´S FESTIVITY IN MALLORCA-BENEIDES-ANIMALS BLESSINGS-17TH JANUARY

SANT ANTONI-SINT ANTHONY FESTIVITY IN MALLORCA-BENEIDES-ANIMALS BLESSINGS-17TH JANUARY Today 17th January is Sint ANTHONY´S day, Mallorca Private Tour Guides wants to take this opportunity to congratulate all the Antonios and Antonias. St. Anthony´s festivity has a strong tradition in Mallorca where … Continue reading

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  ESTANDARTE FESTIVITY-PALMA DE MALLORCA-MALLORCA PRIVATE TOUR GUIDES Amazing parade on the 31st December in Palma de Mallorca to commemorate the conquest of Mallorca by the King of Aragon James I, popularly known by the name the flag party “estandarte”. Join … Continue reading

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1st Balearic Islands Demons, Devils and Fire Beasts Encounter-15th June-Sineu-Majorcan Folklore and Traditions

1st Balearic Islands; Demons, Devils and Fire Beast Encounter-15th June-Sineu-Majorcan Folklore and Traditions Currently, on the island, traditional demons and the majorcan demons of fire are participating in the Sint Anthony festivities celebrated in Mallorca on January 17th, this is … Continue reading

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COSSIERS – CAVALLETS – CAVALLERS – ÀGUILES: GENUINE MAJORCAN FOLKLORE DANCES

COSSIERS – CAVALLETS – CAVALLERS – ÀGUILES: GENUINE MAJORCAN FOLKLORE DANCES El ball dels cossiers’ are the very singular typical dance during celebrations in several villages in Mallorca as Montuïri, Algaida, Manacor, Inca, Pollença (àguiles), Artà , Alaró, Felanitx, Campos, … Continue reading

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COSSIERS DANCING IN PALMA COSSIERS DANCING IN PALMA Because of 300 anniversary of the birth of Father Serra it was made a mass in Sint Francis church in Palma, here you have a video to discover one of the oldest majorcan dances, … Continue reading

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FOLK DANCE-MAJORCAN COSSIERS FOLK DANCE-MAJORCAN COSSIERS Here you have a video of the majorcan cossiers dancing in front of the main altar in Saint Francis Church in Palma de Mallorca. A mass celebrated in honor to blessed Father Serra in … Continue reading

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