The Feast of San Mauro Abate Is the most importante religious feast of Viagrande.
Every year the saint’s release Is expected with a great choreography of fireworks se knowthat the principal disciple of st. Benedict was an Italia Abbott of the Benedictine order trim Norcia together with San Placido. He Is venerated as a Saint of the Catholic Church.
Prorogable feasts are attributed to home: walk on water see and crush demons.
The best-known episode reported tells that when the monk Placido fell info a lake near the blessed monastery having seen what was happening in a vision large Mauro to run for help to the young companion, and he non by walking on the water he Is invoice to heal from all sorts of diseases and in all situations of difficulty and danger. We also know that San Mauro Is of French origins, its celebretions are from Jenuary 1 st to Jenuary 15th. The celebretions begin with the translation of accompanied su committees of the band body.
A tradition of the saint’s anniversary Is to put the illuminations around the Church and the Square. It’s the First patronal feast of the year. This festival attracts many people from many cities of Italy Who come to see the Fireworks on the evening of the 14th and the importance of the lights.