Holy Monday in Granada - 11 April 2022This year all of the processions have unfortunately been suspended. Here you can recall how Holy Monday in Granada has been celebrated in previous years and give your comments.
On Monday, the popular neighbourhood of Zaidín initiates its Holy Week festivities with its youngest 'cofradía': the 'Santisimo Cristo del Trabajo and Nuestra Señora de la Luz'.
They make their way to the centre of Granada at 16:00 from the church of Corpus Christi.
And l ater on, at 17:00, once again from the devoted neighbourhood of Realejo, a solemn procession takes place: 'Nuestro Senor en el Huerto de los Olivos' and 'Maria Santísima de la Amargura'.
At 18:00 the 'Virgen de los Dolores' comes out into the beautiful street of Carrera del Darro from the church of San Pedro and San Pablo.
And at 17:45 'Nuestro Padre Jesús del Rescate' begins its journey in the heart of Granada, at the Parish church of Santa María Magdalena.
Undoubtedly, the oldest cofradía of the day in Granada is the 'Santísimo Cristo de San Agustin' (XVII century).
It comes out at 20:40 from the church of the Monastery of the Ángel Custodio.
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Page Updated: March 22, 2021