The Brotherhood of the Rosary Virgin is the herald of the Resurrection of Christ celebration with a procession, the “Meeting”, which is the oldest in Almoradí and which becomes the perfect closing of our Holy Week. The origin is certainly in the birth of the Brotherhood in the seventeenth century. The Virgin, covered with a thin tulle veil, in mourning for the death of her Son, is carried in a run by her brothers and, after three reverences, she stops next to the Custody of the Blessed Sacrament, carried under a pallium in the center of the square.
Occasionally, a birthday crops up to give one pause for thought. The date is May 7, which is 70 years since the passing of a stellar star, Eva Peron (1919 – 1952), a diminutive figure of a woman who has frustrated left and right since she inspired belief in the power of women worldwide.
How often do we relax to the quintessential melodies of Spain’s Isaac Albéniz (1860 – 1909). His Rapsodia Espanola, Sevilla and Granada, based on Catalan folk songs, are perhaps the better known of his compositions. These exquisite mind-bending melodies evoke the Spanish dream more than could any Goya painting; but what of the man behind the music?
Despite the futile efforts of the Spanish government to reduce the prices of gasoline and diesel fuel, the Platform for the Protection of the Transport Sector intends to continue the strike. The truckers’ protest has been going on for almost two weeks. The key workers are not satisfied with the proposed measures and they demand an immediate solution to the problem of skyrocketing fuel prices.
AFTER THE END OF THE Cold War, the coastal resort towns north of Alicante became popular with Orthodox Christians visiting and often staying from Russia and Central Europe. But until 2007, many of the Christians in the region didn’t have a suitable place to worship.
It really is a dog’s life when Spain’s Guardia Civil officers arrive on the scene of the hapless great escape
Spain’s Guardia Civil officers, an independent militarised police service perform acts of bravery day in and day out. On Tuesday, December 7, jubilant animal-loving Spaniards saw two officers attached to the Jaca post, in the province of Huesca, carry out the heroic rescue of a dog from a frozen lake.
Abandoned by the Marxist Left notorious for avoiding criticism of the corporates and their control of the pro-government Press the ordinary peoples of Spain are flocking home to their right-wing homeland.
Spain’s neo-Marxist PSOE junta has been denounced by the Constitutional Court of twice illegally locking down the nation. As a consequence, the Socialist Workers Party without appeal must return to Spain’s workers ONE MILLION fines illegally imposed during Dr Antoni Fauci sponsored national ordeal.
The example of Spain shows that illegal immigration must be stopped not only by land but also by sea, Hungarian Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó said in Madrid after meeting with Santiago Abascal, leader of the Spanish right-wing Vox party, in Madrid.
A demonstration by National Socialist and Fascist groups in Madrid’s Chueca district has caused great concern especially as homophobic and racist chanting was heard.