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FEAST OF THE ASSUMPTION

FEAST OF THE ASSUMPTION

15. August - 15. August 2022.

There are numerous events and celebrations with which one of the biggest Marian shrines to mark the Feast of the Assumption on August 15.

Concerts, performances, exhibitions and entertainment events take place in several town locations, from the Kamičak Fortress, to the Alkar Palace to the town squares.

The famous painting of the Blessed Virgin Mary of Mercy, with whose help the people of Sinj defeated the Ottoman army on August 14, 1715 is housed at the sanctuary in Sinj. On August 15, the day of the great feast, tens of thousands of believers from all over the world make a pilgrimage to the shrine of Our Lady of Sinj, participate in the all-night vigil, the morning Mass and in the magnificent procession through the streets of Sinj.

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