Commemoration “In memory of Beatrice and Mafalda of Savoy” with the patronage of the Municipality of Avigliana at the Parish Church of San Giovanni and the Town Hall of Avigliana.
At 10.00 am Holy Mass presided over by Don Ugo Bellucci, Parish Priest of Avigliana, during which prayers will be prayed for Beatrice of Savoy and Princess Mafalda. A solemn ceremony will follow in the council chamber of the Avigliana Town Hall in memory of Beatrice of Savoy on the occasion of the 800th anniversary of her birth.
The committee for the protection of the Piedmontese heritage and traditions of the Regina Elena Odv International Association will award a special recognition to organizations and personalities who have dedicated themselves to the protection of the Avigliano heritage and traditions.
Regina Elena Odv International Association
Delivery of the international peace prize Princess Mafalda of Savoy-Hesse Cav. Pierangelo Calvo
Andrea Carnino, secretary of the committee for the protection of Piedmontese heritage and traditions
The ceremony will see the participation of the following historical groups: “The court of the Red Count” of Avigliana, “The thread of memory” of Buttigliera Alta, “Gruppo historical militaria 1848 – 1945_La patria è donna” of Turin.
Representatives of the historic villages of Avigliana will be present