Do you plan to travel to Nerja during Holy Week in Nerja ?. This festivity is always celebrated in the months of March or April, depending on the lunar cycles.
Palm Sunday: Procession of palms and olive trees by the urban center. Holy Wednesday: Pro-Brotherhood of Our Father Jesus Captive and Holy Mary of the Desamparados.Jueves santo: Brotherhood of Our Father Jesus Nazareno and María Santísima de la Esperanza. Holy Friday : Brotherhood of Nuestro Padre Jesús Nazareno and María Santísima de los Dolores, which is accompanied, as is customary in the region, by women rigorously dressed in mourning. Saturday of Gloria: In the church of El Salvador from 11:00 p.m. At night the Easter Vigil. Sunday Resurrection: Brotherhood founded by a group of young people in 1966, procession of the young brotherhood of the Risen Jesus and Mary Most Holy of the Assumption.
In the neighboring town of Maro, processions leave on Good Friday at Cristo de la Cruz.
Holy Week is celebrated every year on different dates, because it is based on lunar cycles. In 2018 the most marked days are from March 25, 2018 to March 31, 2018:
Holy Week 2018
March 25, 2018 Palm Sunday
March 26, 2018 Second Santa Feira
March 27, 2018 Terça-feira Santa
28 March 2018 Quarta-feira Santa
29 March 2018 Quinta-feira Santa
March 30 2018 Sexta-feira Santa
March 31, 2018 Holy Saturday
Holy Week is celebrated every year on different dates, because it is based on lunar cycles. In the year 2019 the most marked days are from April 14, 2019 to April 20, 2019:
Holy Week 2019
April 14, 2019 Palm Sunday
April 15, 2019 Second Santa Feira
April 16, 2019 Terça-feira Santa
17 April 2019 Quarta-feira Santa
18 April 2019 Quinta-feira Santa
April 19, 2019 Sixth Feira Santa
April 20 2019 Holy Saturday
Holy Week is one of the deepest and most deeply rooted celebrations of Christianity in Spain and Latin America. Also called Greater Week has centuries of tradition to commemorate the passion, death and resurrection of Jesus. During these dates the streets of the cities become beautiful scenarios with an intense liturgical activity, music, art, colorful and solemn processions.
If you visit Nerja during Holy Week, we also recommend visiting the city of Malaga. It is one of the cities with the most beautiful processions in Spain.
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