The purpose of this rite was “give more power to the sun, which from that time, was becoming “weaker””, the days are getting shorter until the winter solstice.
Symbolically, the fire also has a function “cleansing” in people watching him. Previously also loosed the dogs to drive the evil spirits.
In Barcelona, you can enjoy of this party in some corner in the street, where the people prepare a fire with all the old thing in the house. Or you can go to the beach, to wait for the dawn while enjoying the fire, the music, the drinks and the friends!
Come to our Guest House and enjoy this funny party!