Processions of the Holy Week in Mendrisio
The Processions of the Holy Week in Mendrisio are candidates for UNESCO's intangible heritage.
On Maundy Thursday one of the most impressive traditions of Switzerland takes place in Mendrisio: the Easter procession. The first written account of this celebration dates back to the 17th century, but with high probability its roots lie even further in the past.
With the beginning of the Holy Wee...
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