Sterility / Casilda of Toledo, d. 1050, Feast Day: April 9

The Muslim daughter of the Emir of Toledo, Casilda had great compassion for Christian prisoners, frequently sneaking them food. When she fell ill with a uterine hemorrhage, she made a pilgrimage to the sanctuary of Saint Vincent Briviseca in Burgos. She became a Christian after being healed and lived out her life as a hermit near that sanctuary.

Other patronages: Burgos (Spain), Toledo (Spain)

Invoked: against bad luck, uterine hemorrhage

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