Feast of the Assumption
The best known and most important Marian shrine in the whole of Slavonia, the sanctuary of Our Lady of Consolation, formed in 1704, is located in Aljmaš. First place and the church with a statue of the Mother of God were created in 1864 in Selište, but were all destroyed in the war, therefore a new church was built later. Every year, on the feast of the Assumption, Aljmaš is visited by thousands of tourists and believers showing their devotion to Our Lady. The Mother of God has been revered in the shrine for 310 years. The Feast of the Assumption is celebrated through prayer and solemn Masses held all day.
Zlatna ulica, Aljmaš 31205
45.529377, 018.949742 (45°31’45.8″N, 018°56’59.1″E)
00385 (0)31 595 000
Every year on the 16th of August
GPS coordinates: 45.529377, 018.949742 (45°31’45.8″N, 018°56’59.1″E)
Address: Zlatna ulica, Aljmaš 31205
The Feast of Assumption is celebrated in the main church of Aljmaš, which is located in the center of Aljmaš, on the roundabout.
If you are driving with a car, show this translation to the taxi driver:
Molim Vas da me odvezete do glavne aljmaške crkve u kojoj se slavi blagdan Velike Gospe, nalazi u centru samog mjesta na kružnom toku. Hvala!
You must also show to the taxi driver that he must turn on the taximeter:
Molim Vas uključite taksimetar. Hvala!
Please can you tell me how to find this sight:
Molim Vas da me uputite prema glavnoj aljmaškoj crkvi u kojoj se slavi blagdan Velike Gospe, nalazi u centru samog mjesta na kružnom toku. Hvala!
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