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rooklyn New York - 13 July 2008 - THE DANCE OF THE GIGLIO - 120 Italian American men, adorned in the colors of the Italian Flag, carry the Giglio, and a similarly size boat, through the streets of WIlliamsburg, Brooklyn.  The Giglio and the boat meet, at the intersection of Havemeyer and North 8th Street to mark the Feast Day of fifth Century Saint Paulino, of Nola Italy. The Giglio is said to weigh 6000 pounds, is 80- feet tall, and carries a 10 piece band, a  Capo (Captain) and two priests from Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church.
rooklyn New York - 13 July 2008 - THE DANCE OF THE GIGLIO - 120 Italian American men, adorned in the colors of the Italian Flag, carry the Giglio, and a similarly size boat, through the streets of WIlliamsburg, Brooklyn. The Giglio and the boat meet, at the intersection of Havemeyer and North 8th Street to mark the Feast Day of fifth Century Saint Paulino, of Nola Italy. The Giglio is said to weigh 6000 pounds, is 80- feet tall, and carries a 10 piece band, a Capo (Captain) and two priests...
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