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THE FESTIVAL OF CIERGES

Présentation : THE FESTIVAL OF CIERGES

Also known as the candle Moussem or the wax procession, the candle procession is one of the most beautiful traditional Moroccan celebrations.
It is held in the town of Salé (near Rabat) on the eve of the Mawlid - a celebration of the birth of Muhammad (the prophet of Islam).
During the procession of candles, Moroccans parade carrying large colored candles, which they then lay at the foot of the Mausoleum of Sidi Abdellah Ben Hassoun.

Date :

Du : 2017-01-03

Au : 2017-01-03

Adresse :

Salé, Rabat-Salé-Zemmour-Zaër, Maroc