Tuesday, January 10, 2006

Closer to Jesus

Hands are raised as thousands of Catholic pilgrims jostle to get near the image of the Black Nazarene in a yearly tradition in the Philippine capital Manila's Quiapo district. The black image of Jesus Christ carrying a cross was brought to the Philippines from Mexico in the 17th century. (AFP/Jay Directo)

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