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Feast of Corpus Christi in Palma
 
It is a festival of great Catholic tradition in memory of the presence of the Risen Christ in the bread and wine, consecrated in the celebration of the Mass.
In the Cathedral of Majorca in Palma, the religious ceremony begins with the exposition of the Blessed and the singing vespers in the choir. Then the bishop of Mallorca preside the Solemn Mass at the newly blessed "Chapel of the Most Holy".
 
After the Mass, the procession of Corpus Christi that begins and ends in La Seu, through the streets of Palau Reial, Mirador, the Palau Sant Pere Nolasc, Morey, Plaza de Santa Eulalia, street de la Cedena, and Plaza de Cort. Note that the flower carpets of the main portal of the Cathedral and Plaza de Cort have been made by volunteers workshops of the cultural centers of Palma.
 
In the procession parade the Tamborers the Chamber, Cossiers i cavallets the Bunting, the Lledània, (whose restoration was carried out by Catalina Bordoy and Cultural Centre Volunteers s'Escorxador) the faithful, the Insignia of the Cathedral, the Clergy, the Chapter of the
Cathedral, the presidency of the Bishop of Mallorca, the monstrance with the Blessed Sacrament and the Municipal Band of Palma.