Maria in the Forest

painting of the Madonna and Child by Peter Markovič, 1906; image based on the description of the 'Maria in the Forest' apparition; main altar of the Holy Mary in the Forest church at Dolina, Grafenstein, Carinthia; swiped from Wikimedia CommonsAlso known as

  • Holy Mary in the Forest
  • Maria im Walde



  • wooded area near Dolina, Grafenstein, Carinthia, Austria



An apparition of the Blessed Virgin Mary to three young shepherdesses in which Mary appeared as the Immaculate Conception.

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Maria in the Forest“. CatholicSaints.Info. 14 June 2016. Web. 23 June 2021. <>