Travel and Holidays – Montenegro – Fašinada in Perast, Perast

Our Lady of the Rocks is artificially island, formed by piling up stones on the underwater reefs. To this day preserved the custom of ritual of throwing stones around the island every July 22 to commemorate the day when in 1452. Rocks on – Škrpjel found an icon of the Virgin with the infant Christ, which is the people of Perast was a sign of God and the reason for building the church. U sunset procession decorated with a boat loaded with rocks moving to Our Lady. As the culmination of the ceremony, the sea around the island throws a stone was brought, and the boat returned back. participate in events traditionally only men.

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