Fatima Sanctuarium invaded by 2 pelegrim

Closed amid COVID-19 Fatima Santuarium (center of Portugal) was invaded last night by two solo pelegrim trying to attempt to see the Holly Image of the Blessed Virgin Mary.

Usually on 13th may Fatima receives million of pelegrims from all around the world, in the compound that represent the place were the apparitions of the Holly Lady were reported in 1917 by three shepherd children at the Cova da Iria.

The three children were Lúcia dos Santos and her cousins Francisco and Jacinta Marto. The largest crowds usually gather on 13 May and 13 October, when up to a million pilgrims attend to pray and witness processions of the statue of Our Lady of Fátima, both during the day and by the light of tens of thousands of candles at night. Usually pelegrims travel by foot long distances, some more than 1000 km (620 miles) to pay promisses. When in the coupound its normal to see ppl praying and walking on there barefoot, knees or laying down, mimicing the travel of the figure of Our Lady.

Because the COVID-19 the Holly Church rulled that this time there would be noone in the Sanctuarium and only priest and clerig people could attend to avoid the propagation of the virus.
The journey of the satue and the cerimonies were streamed to live tv during all night when these 2 broke the security measures and show up.


By: xispas2008 (461.00)

Tags: #Portugal #Fátima #pereginos

Location: Portugal