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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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MAJORCAN GIANTS-MAJORCAN FOLKLORE-GIANTS ENCOUNTER

MAJORCAN GIANTS-MAJORCAN FOLKLORE-GIANTS ENCOUNTER-MAJORCAN ROOTED TRADITIONS To find the origins of the early giants in Mallorca we would have to go back to the seventeenth century and to the village Soller where we found  the first giant in the procession … Continue reading

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MISSION SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO-THE SWALLOWS MIRACLE-THE JEWEL OF THE MISSIONS

Mission San Juan Capistrano, the miracle of the swallows-The Jewel of the Missions The mission San Juan de Capistrano, California was founded 1776 by father Junipero Serra (Petra, Mallorca), with the help of Captain Fernando de Rivera. San Juan Capistrano, … Continue reading

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IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF FATHER SERRA-CALIFORNIA MISSIONS

In the footsteps of Father Serra– The California Missions–Petra–Majorca       I was 18 when I heard about Junípero Serra, the founder of the Missions of California. The first mission I visited was the one of San Rafael Archangel, … Continue reading

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