Photographer's Note

In the city of Braga Semana Santa - Easter - Throughout this week the altars, each evoking a scene from the Passion of Christ, are decorated with flowers and candles. This Week attracts many tourists. Visitors mainly nocturnal seek large processions that are characterized by hundreds of extras. On Wednesday carried out the traditional procession of donkey, on Thursday the procession of Ecce Homo, and the Good Friday, the solemn procession Teofórica the Burial of the Lord. In all they recreate paintings of religious history. On Saturday evening, a session usual fire firework where busts a figure of a man, symbolizing Judas suicide, that betrayed Jesus. After the Easter Vigil in the morning of Easter Sunday, sets of people out of all the churches of the city to announce to all homes the Resurrection of Jesus, giving a specially decorated Cruz kissing to residents

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  • Copyright: Joao Abreu (Joao_Abreu) Silver Note Writer [C: 5 W: 0 N: 43] (230)
  • Genre: Places
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2012-03-22
  • Categories: Ceremony
  • Exposure: f/3.2, 1/8 seconds
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  • Date Submitted: 2014-07-28 4:57
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