What is Bullfighting?

What happens in Bullfighting? The history of bullfighting in Spain.

Become a good fan! Everything you need to know about what is bullfighting art to fully enjoy the Feast of the Bulls.

The Lidia of the bull bull is an art, a precise ritual that has its own language, full of nuances and variables that knowing them allows us to appreciate more in depth this ancestral spectacle. We want to bring you all the elements that are part of the Fiesta so you won’t miss any details. Join us on this tour!

Learn the definitions of the words commonly used in the arena, parts of the bullring, what the Faena consists of, the times of each bull, the main and secondary actors, bullfighter’s costume and its superstitions.

 La muleta. The bullfighting transept.

What is Bullfighting?

The Muleta in bullfighting. The suertes in a bullfight. The suerte de muleta. How to understand bul…
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Banderillas. Aesthetic risk.

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The art of bullfighting. Explanation of how to put the banderillas on the bull. Thirds of bullfight…
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The bullfighting “tercio de varas” (third of rods). Explanation

What is Bullfighting?

Explanation of “la suerte de varas” What is it and what is it used for? It is without d…
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The taurine parade

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El Paseíllo Space and time go hand in hand in the paseíllo. Centuries of bullfighting history and...
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Space and bullfighting

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Like Architecture, Sculpture and Painting, Bullfighting is an Art defined by spaces. Its purpose, t…
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The Soul of Bullfighting: A Reflection on Bullfighting

What is Bullfighting?

A reflection on the deep meaning that bulls have for bullfighting enthusiasts: what do these majest…
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Parts of the bullfight (II); the third of pikes

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The third of pikes takes place after the first one with the ‘capote’ and is a fundamental part since it is where the...
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The actors: the Presidency of the bullring

What is Bullfighting?

The president is accompanied by two advisors: a veterinarian and a bullfighting technician who advise him in making decisions The...
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The dragging mules

What is Bullfighting?

The dragging mules are responsible for removing the animal from the ring, helped and led by the...
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