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Rely on the Madonna del Soccorso

The protection of the village is entrusted to Our Lady of the Immaculate, in Canna the devotion to the Madonna del Soccorso is very much alive, probably in the second half of the seventeenth century. The holy statue is carried in procession by the devotees on the first Sunday after August, the day after the procession of San Rocco.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 05.2018
Date Uploaded: 10.2018
Photo Location: Canna (Cosenza) Italy, Italy
Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark III
Copyright: © Carmine Gravina