Império do Espírito Santo das Fontinhas

The Império do Espírito Santo das Fontinhas, is located in the parish of Fontinhas, municipality of Praia da Vitória, located at Rua da Igreja.

It was founded in 1888, although its constitution as an association with its own statutes only took place in 2007. The Associação do Império das Fontinhas aims at maintaining and promoting the cult of the Divine Holy Spirit, as well as promoting cultural and recreational activities carried out within the framework of this ancestral tradition and other religious organizations.

The festivities of the Divine Holy Spirit take place in this parish on the eight Sundays after Easter.

Therefore, this association promotes the feast that takes place on the Sunday of Pentecost, the first bodo, and on the following, that is, on the so-called Trinity Sunday, the second bodo.


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