Archive | September, 2012

Naxxar’s great feast

13 Sep

Naxxar's statue of Maria BambinaLast Saturday, the 8th of September — Victory Day — is probably the most significant day in the Maltese calendar in that no less than four momentous events are celebrated on this day.  First of all, of particular significance for Naxxar whose church is dedicated to Maria Bambina (baby Mary), the day celebrates the mysterious nativity of the Virgin Mary.  Continue reading