Feast of Our Lady of the Hens

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Feast of Saint Mary the Crowned of Mount Carmel
Statua Madonna delle Galline 2.jpg
Official name (in Italian) Festa di Santa Maria Incoronata del Carmine
Also called
  • Feast of the Madonna delle Galline
  • Feast of the Madonna of the Hens
  • Feast of Our Lady of the Hens
Observed by Christians
Type Cultural, Historical, Christian
Significance Feast day of the Madonna delle Galline (Our Lady of the Hens), commemoration of the finding of the miraculous Marian icon
Celebrations
Begins Friday of the Easter Octave
Ends Next Monday
Date Second Sunday of Easter
2017 date April 23
2018 date April 8
Frequency annual
Related to

The feast of Saint Mary the Crowned of Mount Carmel, commonly known as Madonna delle Galline (Italian for Our Lady of the Hens), is a religious and civil festival annually celebrated in Pagani, Campania.

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