9 thoughts on “ La Befana ”

  1. Today, La Befana continues to travel the world on Epiphany Eve, searching every house for the child and leaving candies and chocolates for the good children – just coal for the bad – in her wake. At Eataly, we are celebrating her arrival with panettone and pandoro, the traditional Italian holiday cakes, and other sweet treats.
  2. Many people believe in La Befana’s existence, while others believe it is a fanciful story created for children. But Befana’s question of existence is irrelevant. Either way she still fulfils her function, which is to reaffirm the bond between family and ancestors through an exchange of gifts.
  3. The Feast of the Epiphany, an important post-Christmas date on the Christian calendar, is celebrated on January 6 as a national holiday in ceiroforgioumuha.rilrisucacuddtunepdiahourgtikickfid.co tradition of La Befana, who arrives on the Epiphany, plays a big part in Italian Christmas ceiroforgioumuha.rilrisucacuddtunepdiahourgtikickfid.co holiday also marks the end of Christmas and New Year's festivities in Italy, after which children go back to school, adults go .
  4. Similar to the Santa Claus tradition, many of the children will write notes to “La Befana” and even leave out food and wine for her (sausages and broccoli in some parts of Italy). It is a tradition that is still strong in Italy with many stores selling stockings, mostly red, but sometimes even sand-colored, for the children to leave out for.
  5. La Befana vien di notte con le scarpe tutte rotte col vestito alla "romana" viva viva la Befana!! Porta cenere e carboni ai bambini cattivoni ai bambini belli e buoni porta chicchi e tanti doni! [English] The Befana comes by night With her shoes all broken With a dress in Roman style Up, up with the Befana!! She brings ashes and coal To bad.
  6. History of La Befana. La Befana is known all over throughout history as a wise and magical woman who arrives flying on a broom or sometimes even on a donkey bringing gifts to the children, leaving figs, dates, nuts, and candy on the eve of the Epiphany.
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