Easter

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NoraD
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Easter

Postby NoraD » Fri Mar 24, 2017 6:11 pm

Does anyone know of anything happening in and around Gavalochori at Easter? Either traditional or religious events or contemporary music/festivities?

filippos
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Re: Easter

Postby filippos » Fri Mar 24, 2017 11:28 pm

If nothing else I imagine Gavalochori will have the traditional candlelight procession and immolation of Judas following the service ending at midnight on Easter Saturday. There may also be a procession on Good Friday when the Epitafios (bier) is carried round the village. There's more information on the main Living in Crete site here.


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