Historic incense burner in the Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela blesses crowd
This huge censer is known by the nickname of "Botafumeiro," which, in the Galician language, means something like "sprinkler of smoke." The original was built in 1554 and stolen by French troops in 1809.The current one was manufactured in 1851. The Botafumeiro has been used in all Sunday Masses, but is now restricted to just twelve solemn dates per year. This video shows the world's largest censer in action.
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