Going together...
Going together...

Two women, going to see the Easter procession in Trapani, Sicily, Italy

Waiting for Her...
Waiting for Her...

Young girl and boy waiting in front of a Maria shrine for the Easter procession to pass in Trapani, Sicily, Italy.

The load...
The load...

One of the heavy statue groups that is carried around during the Easter procession in Trapani, Sicily, Italy

Learning on the job...
Learning on the job...

The portatori are the men that carry the passion scenes - heavy statue groups - around Trapani in the Holy Week before Easter. Young men, strong, more or less of equal hight. On some days boys can be seen supporting the portatori and learning the job. Trapani, Sicily, Italy

Learning on the job...
Learning on the job...

The portatori are the men that carry the passion scenes - heavy statue groups - around Trapani in the Holy Week before Easter. Young men, strong, more or less of equal hight. On some days boys can be seen supporting the portatori and learning the job. Trapani, Sicily, Italy

 Walking trough Trapani before the main Easter procession you can feel the buzz and witness a tension for the start of the great event. Trapani, Sicily, Italy

Walking trough Trapani before the main Easter procession you can feel the buzz and witness a tension for the start of the great event. Trapani, Sicily, Italy

The right symbol...
The right symbol...

Music plays an important part in creating the mood during the Easter procession in Trapani. This young member of an orchestra is wearing an appropriate symbol in his ear for the event. Trapani, Sicily, Italy.

Waiting for the procession...
Waiting for the procession...

Elderly man dressed up for the event, is waiting for the Easter procession in Trapani ti pass by. Trapani, Sicily, Italy

Serving l'Addolorata...
Serving l'Addolorata...

As a man you can do your contribution for the Madonna, like selling postcards to raise funds for the Ceta that is responsible for the Madonna statue that is carried around in the Easter procession in Trapani, Sicily, Italy.

Following the lady of Sorrow...
Following the lady of Sorrow...

The Madonna has a lot of followers. In the Easter procession the last statue that is carried around is the Lady of Sorrow, accompanied by a lot of women dressed in black. But procession or not, there has to be contact as this lady with her telephone demonstrates in Trapani, Sicily, Italy.

Going together...
Waiting for Her...
The load...
Learning on the job...
Learning on the job...
 Walking trough Trapani before the main Easter procession you can feel the buzz and witness a tension for the start of the great event. Trapani, Sicily, Italy
The right symbol...
Waiting for the procession...
Serving l'Addolorata...
Following the lady of Sorrow...
Going together...

Two women, going to see the Easter procession in Trapani, Sicily, Italy

Waiting for Her...

Young girl and boy waiting in front of a Maria shrine for the Easter procession to pass in Trapani, Sicily, Italy.

The load...

One of the heavy statue groups that is carried around during the Easter procession in Trapani, Sicily, Italy

Learning on the job...

The portatori are the men that carry the passion scenes - heavy statue groups - around Trapani in the Holy Week before Easter. Young men, strong, more or less of equal hight. On some days boys can be seen supporting the portatori and learning the job. Trapani, Sicily, Italy

Learning on the job...

The portatori are the men that carry the passion scenes - heavy statue groups - around Trapani in the Holy Week before Easter. Young men, strong, more or less of equal hight. On some days boys can be seen supporting the portatori and learning the job. Trapani, Sicily, Italy

Walking trough Trapani before the main Easter procession you can feel the buzz and witness a tension for the start of the great event. Trapani, Sicily, Italy

The right symbol...

Music plays an important part in creating the mood during the Easter procession in Trapani. This young member of an orchestra is wearing an appropriate symbol in his ear for the event. Trapani, Sicily, Italy.

Waiting for the procession...

Elderly man dressed up for the event, is waiting for the Easter procession in Trapani ti pass by. Trapani, Sicily, Italy

Serving l'Addolorata...

As a man you can do your contribution for the Madonna, like selling postcards to raise funds for the Ceta that is responsible for the Madonna statue that is carried around in the Easter procession in Trapani, Sicily, Italy.

Following the lady of Sorrow...

The Madonna has a lot of followers. In the Easter procession the last statue that is carried around is the Lady of Sorrow, accompanied by a lot of women dressed in black. But procession or not, there has to be contact as this lady with her telephone demonstrates in Trapani, Sicily, Italy.

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