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Friday, 31 March 2017 11:07

MADONNA DEL SAURO

Localization

Town center and sanctuary of S. Maria del Sauro.Area of  Sauro at the mouth of the stream Borrenza. There is a Sanctuary and a park where celebrations  of civil and religious ceremonies take place on the 1st and 2nd sunday of August.

Description

 

Thematic areas Sanctity and religious life
Cultural interest evaluation The population worships the  Madonna del Sauro(virgin mary) showing its attachment to the historical / legendary facts that narrate about a sanctuary built because of a vision of the Virgin Mary sitting on a wagon with stone wheels pulled by a couple of oxen . Or, another version says it was built to put an end to strange phenomenons  that impeded to the  animals to drink from the river Sauro
Context The context is a pagan and religious ritual that  makes a religious tradition live;it manifestates itself with  festivals that fill the town of tourists, visitors and religious members from the near towns.
Description of the managment mode The knowledge and the safeguard of the  ritual of the  Madonna del Sauro  consists in cultural and religious activities based on the lines imparted by the church and according to the pagan needs of the people. Rituals of veneration in the church, sanctuary and the entire town.
Significant features Madonna del Sauro is the only statue that stays in the country during the summer and in the winter it stays at the sanctuary, confirming it is there to protect the farmers, who in winter were forced to pass the river Sauro ( called the”torrentaccio”(bad stream)because of the impetuosity of its waters) to go to the opposite river bank.
Bibliography 1. A. Capano , Guardia Perticara. Note storiche. Il Salice Editore, Potenza 1990. 2. P. Cucchi e A. Messia, Bottcatasc, Editrice Ermes, Potenza 2004. 3. Fuccella, R. Summo, Guardia Perticara, Tecnostampa, Villa d'Agri 2002. 4. G. Racioppi, Storia della Lucania e della Basilicata, Loescher, Roma 1889. 5. Varuolo, Appunti per una monografia storica su Guardia Perticara, centro Giovanile Attività Culturali, Aliano 1190. 6. Storia mdi Guardia Perticara e della sua origine fino ai nostri giorni. Scritta da Giuseppe Pandolfi , fu Domenico, Cittadino di Guardia Perticara, A.D. 1. luglio 1960 (disponibile presso la locale biblioteca) 7. Aa. Vv, L'archivio della memoria. Identità , territorio e cultura nella Valle del Sauro, Zaccara Edizioni, Lagonegro 2008. 8. La voce del Borgo, periodico del Comune di Guardia Perticara. 9. Don Giovanni Dilenge, Parroci e Parrocchiani, Edizioni Circolo "Nicola Panevino" Aliano 2012

Piano di salvaguardia proposto

Under construction

 

Where to eat

Restaurant-Pizzeria

Ristorante-Pizzeria La Taverna dei Benedettini di Nivia Celeste Curbelo
Via Armando Diaz, 17
85010 - Guardia Perticara (PZ)
Tel.: 0971 964095
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Sito internet: www.latavernadeibenedettini.com

Ristorante-Pizzeria Vecchio Mulino
Via Roma, 36
85010 - Guardia Perticara (PZ)
Cell.: 347 9909150
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Fonte: APT Basilicata

Published in Itinerari

Localization
Guardia Perticara in the urban and archeological areas.
Turi,San Vito,S.Oronzo,Lupara,Amendola.Sites where tombs were found conserved in the museum.Sites where the presence of archeological evidence is certified by essays and is waiting for other findings.

 

Description

 

Thematic areas Historical (moments,aspects/problems,main characters)
Cultural interest evaluation The event enhances the presence of the Oenotrians in Guardia Perticara,were numerous archeological findings contributed to enrich the historical identity of Basilicata and Italy,incrementing the heritage of the museum La Siritide di Policoro.The events explain the Oenotrian civilization attracting many archeology cultists and tourists of the antient art.
Context The land of the Oenotrians,territory and historical centre(medieval hamlet)
Description of the managment mode Cultural events linked to the news of the findings.With cultural initiatives and conventions(dialogues),shows,animation and reproductions(art,music).
Significant features History as the value of knowledge.As a tourism attraction and as incentive element to stay in the town centre(Borgo medievale,one of the hamlets of Italy).
Bibliography Scripts and interpretation of the findings visible in the museum and the municipal library.

Safeguard plan proposed

Community participation
The population is called in the role of greeting the turists and preparing delicacies with the theme of history and archeology.

 

Where to eat

Restaurants-pizzerias

Ristorante-Pizzeria La Taverna dei Benedettini di Nivia Celeste Curbelo
Via Armando Diaz, 17
85010 - Guardia Perticara (PZ)
Tel.: 0971 964095
E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Sito internet: www.latavernadeibenedettini.com

Ristorante-Pizzeria Vecchio Mulino
Via Roma, 36
85010 - Guardia Perticara (PZ)
Cell.: 347 9909150
E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Source: APT Basilicata

Published in Itinerari