LUCANIA Pilgrimage to the Sanctuary of Santa Maria directed to sources, Tricarico (MT). The pilgrimage lasted day and night, during which women who intended to publicly dimostare gratitude for favors received an opened on the head the procession carrying the traditional Cente. The compounds with countless artifacts votive candles, very elaborate and heavy, were assigned to the strongest accompanied by other women that were helping to maintain balance by decorative ribbons. Photography by Ando Gilardi made during an ethnographic investigation led by E. De Martino in 1957.

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title: PROCESSION OF Cente

subject date: 2012-07-17

caption: LUCANIA Pilgrimage to the Sanctuary of Santa Maria directed to sources, Tricarico (MT). The pilgrimage lasted day and night, during which women who intended to publicly dimostare gratitude for favors received an opened on the head the procession carrying the traditional Cente. The compounds with countless artifacts votive candles, very elaborate and heavy, were assigned to the strongest accompanied by other women that were helping to maintain balance by decorative ribbons. Photography by Ando Gilardi made during an ethnographic investigation led by E. De Martino in 1957.

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