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Madonna della Neve – the Alpini celebrate

Madonna della Neve – the Alpini celebrate

with temperatures hovering round the 30 degree mark, the chapel is dedicated to the Madonna della Neve, The Madonna of the Snow, the irony of which was not lost by those suffering in the heat.

The Alpini were out in force this afternoon at the SS.Madonna della Neve, the Chiesina degli Alpini at Palmente on the road to Loppia just outside Barga. The chiesina used to be a sorry ruin but was restored more than a decade ago and since then has now being used once again by the community. […]

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The Alpini celebrate the Madonna della Neve

The Alpini celebrate the Madonna della Neve

with temperatures hovering round the 38 degree mark, the chapel is dedicated to the Madonna della Neve, The Madonna of the Snow, the irony of which was not lost by those suffering in the heat.

The Alpini were out in force this afternoon at the SS.Madonna della Neve, the Chiesina degli Alpini at Palmente on the road to Loppia just outside Barga. The chiesina used to be a sorry ruin but was restored a decade ago and is now once more being used by the community. The Alpini were there […]

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The Alpini celebrate the Madonna della Neve

The Alpini celebrate the Madonna della Neve

with temperatures hovering round the 38 degree mark, the chapel is dedicated to the Madonna della Neve, The Madonna of the Snow, the irony of which was not lost by those suffering in the heat.

The Alpini were out in force this afternoon at the SS.Madonna della Neve, the Chiesina degli Alpini at Palmente on the road to Loppia just outside Barga. The chiesina used to be a sorry ruin but was restored a decade ago and is now once more being used by the community. The Alpini were there […]

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Alpini celebrate the Madonna della Neve

Alpini celebrate the Madonna della Neve

The 5th August has after 10 years become the traditional day of celebration for the Alpini in their own chapel, the Chiesina delle Palmente.

The Alpini were out in force this afternoon at the SS.Madonna della Neve, the Chiesina degli Alpini at Palmente on the road to Loppia just outside Barga. The chiesina used to be a sorry ruin but was restored a decade ago and is now once more being used by the community. The Alpini were there […]

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Alpini celebrate the Madonna della Neve

Alpini celebrate the Madonna della Neve

The 5th August has gradually become the traditional day of celebration for the Alpini in their own chapel, the Chiesina delle Palmente.

Strangely on such a hot and balmy day as today, with temperatures hovering round the 36 degree mark, the chapel is dedicated to the Madonna della Neve, The Madonna of the Snow, the irony of which was not lost by those suffering in the heat or on Don Stefano Serafini as you can hear in […]

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Alpini celebrate the Madonna della Neve

Alpini celebrate the Madonna della Neve

Ironically on such a hot and balmy day as today, with temperatures hovering round the 36 degree mark, their chapel is dedicated to the Madonna della Neve, The Madonna of the Snow.

The 5th August has gradually become the traditional day of celebration for the Alpini in their own chapel, the Chiesina delle Palmente. Strangely on such a hot and balmy day as today, with temperatures hovering round the 36 degree mark, the chapel is dedicated to the Madonna della Neve, The Madonna of the Snow, the […]

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Gli Alpini festeggiano la Madonna della Neve

Gli Alpini festeggiano la Madonna della Neve

È divenuta ormai una tradizione per il Gruppo Alpini in Congedo di Barga riunirsi nella “loro” chiesina il 5 agosto, giorno dedicato alla Madonna della Neve, a cui il tempietto sulla strada per Barga è dedicato, anche se spesso viene ancora indicato come Chiesina delle Palmente. Dopo l’acquisizione da parte del comune, la ristrutturazione e […]