Celebrated every 2nd and 3rd Sunday of November in honor of
According to Prof.Genoveva Edroza Matute, a writer in Filipino, stated that the grandiose celebration of the fiesta of
in Rizal's Noli Me Tangere was actually based on the fiesta celebration of San Diego . This miraculous icon of the Virgin of Solitude was canonically crowned on 17 November 1978 by Apostolic Nuncio to the Philippines Most Rev. Bruno Torpigliani, DD, notably during the reign of Pope John Paul II. She was the first Philippine Marian image crowned during his Pontificate. Her image is enshrined at San Roque Church in Cavite Cavite City.
REINA DE CAVITE
Reina de Cavite per siempre seras:
Es prenda tu nombre de jubilo y paz:
Reina de Cavite por siempre seras;
Es prenda tu nombre de jubilo y paz.
Madre Immaculada, prez del serafin,
Luz de Filipinas, protegenos sin fin:
Luz de Filipinas, protegenos sin fin.