Danielle Villasana | Photojournalist

Pilgrimage to San Cristobal hill

Every year during Holy Week, hundreds of people walk up San Cristobal hill to leave candles and offerings at the 14 crosses along the route that represent the number of times Jesus fell during the Stations of the Cross. Yet another spectacular representation of Peruvians’ strong faith that is especially evident during la Semana Santa.

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This entry was published on March 30, 2013 at 1:20 pm. It’s filed under Photojournalism and tagged , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Follow any comments here with the RSS feed for this post.

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