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Palermo, 2015

Religious ceremonies can express themselves in different kinds of forms, according to cultures and religion systems.

In Sicily, it is possible to find several examples of representation of the sacred, but the most important one is the religious processions, for their ability of keeping the community together,, reinforcing its own identity.

Easter in Sicily is one of the most important moment for the entire community. Despite the macabre atmosphere, it is the celebration of the end of winter and the beginning of spring.

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