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wine Saints

Different by country, wine region or place, various persons become patrons of wine-growers ( winegrower. wine dealer. cooper and other wine-growing occupations ) worshiped. They are holy or beatified people, most of them martyred. Their remembrance days are often directly related to viniculture in connection with Weather and growth cycle which is often in rhyme form in the Bauernregeln is shown. The numerous votive saints with their memorial days are:

Vineyards - Peter & Paul, Martin of Tours, Sebastian, Pankratius, Urban of Langres

See also below Bible. Eisheilige. religion and wine gods, as well as a list of many old customs and former wine-growing functions under Customs in viticulture,

Martin: By El Greco - Public domain, Link
Sebastian: Von 3268zauber - Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0 , Link
Pankratius: San Pancrazio (Rome)
Urban: Sulmtal-Sausal - Southern Styria

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