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Photo of the Day | Mon Jun 05 2017
EL ROCIO,PENTECOST

Mattes Rene | Hemis | AFP

Photo of the Day, June 5, 2017

On Whitsun Sunday (Pentecost) pilgrims wearing traditional Andalusian costume process with “trolleys” (pushcarts) during the annual pilgrimage in which hundreds of thousands of devotees of the Virgin del Rocio converge in and around the shrine to pray the Rosary by candlelight and then in the morning make their way to the High Mass at El Real del Rocío.

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Photograph by Mattes Rene | Hemis | AFP

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