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This is how the popular religious Nicaraguan festivities were born, and in December 'La Purísima' is celebrated, one of the most widespread celebrations. ... 'La Purísima' is a celebration to the 'purest conception of Virgin Mary', taking place on December 8th, according to the catholic calendar.
La Griteria, which roughly translates to “the yelling,” is a Catholic holiday in Nicaragua. It is a boisterous celebration where Nicaraguan religious followers pray and sing traditional songs before an altar with an image of Virgin Mary, who is also the patroness of the United States.Dec 1, 2015