Filipinos Revere The Black Nazarene

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Black Nazarene devotees cheer from rooftops during the 406th feast of... News PhotoBanquet,Cultures,Hope,Horizontal,Human Interest,Manila,Philippines,Pilgrim,Religion,Roof,SpiritualityPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2013 Dondi TawataoMANILA, PHILIPPINES - JANUARY 09: Black Nazarene devotees cheer from rooftops during the 406th feast of The Black Nazarene on January 9, 2013 in Manila, Philippines. Devotees march barefoot as a sign of sacrifice during the procession as the Black Nazarene is carried in turn through Manila's thouroughfares. The dark wood sculpture of Jesus was brought to the Philippines in the 1600s by Spanish missionaries from Mexico to the Philippines and is revered by Catholic devotees who claim the statue possess miraculous powers. Security authorities monitoring the day long procession estimated the crowd at around 2 million people at its peak. (Photo by Dondi Tawatao/Getty Images)