The history of the Madonna of Fatima dates back to 1917 when the three children - Lucia dos Santos and her cousins Francisco and Jacinta Marto - claimed that the Virgin Mary had appeared to them. These apparitions occurred near the Portuguese village of Fatima and led to the devotion and attention of believers from around the world. The Madonna of Fatima is often depicted in connection with these apparitions, symbolizing the kindness and love of the divine Mother.
The Madonna of Fatima encourages believers to repent, strengthen their faith, and pray for world peace. Numerous individuals report that their prayers have been answered through the intercession of the Madonna of Fatima, further enhancing her spiritual significance.