Tag: procession

  • My January 9th Vow

    written by icuresick on 2011-02-15
    My January 9th Vow

    Every January 9th of the year, millions of Catholics flock to Quiapo to celebrate the Feast of the Black Nazarene. In four years I was there thrice to document atleast a thousand of these devotees. And I promise to shoot more next year.

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  • The Running Virgin Mary in Village of Rus, Castilla de La Mancha, Spain

    written by bensozia on 2010-05-24 #places
    The Running Virgin Mary in Village of Rus, Castilla de La Mancha, Spain

    A small village in La Mancha where, every year just after Easter, you can see the Virgin Mary sprinting down a country road.

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  • St Vincent day in Valencia, Spain

    written by neja on 2010-06-24 #places
    St Vincent day in Valencia, Spain

    23 of January- Holiday of the St.Vincent Martyr, the patron of Valencia. San Vicente Martír was born in Huesca in the 4th century, and studied religion in Zaragoza. In those days, Christianity was more like a cult, and the Roman emperors still in charge looked upon it disfavorably.

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  • Taking a Walk Back in Time

    written by abhoan on 2011-04-02 #places
    Taking a Walk Back in Time

    There are many parts of Delhi - the city which has been built over and over; new structures above the older ruins. And with every new emperor, Delhi continues to change in a way, while still keeping its spirit alive.

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  • Higantes Festival of Angono, Rizal

    written by eazy360 on 2009-03-10 #places
    Higantes Festival of Angono, Rizal

    Religious revelry and local fanfare characterize most festivals in the Philippine islands. One such festive celebration occurs a stone's throw away from Metro Manila. Every November 23, the lakeside town of Angono in Rizal province wakes up to a big and bright celebration in honor of the town's patron, St. Clement.

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