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Lent Vistas — Alfombras






The processional carpets not only provide beautiful ephemeral art to the eye, often, they also give us the aromas of Lent and …




Lent Vistas — Dolorosas






Lent and Holy Week are an equal opportunity events where everyone gets a chance to participate and carry the floats. Hermanas cargadoras, …




Boys Procession in Antigua Guatemala by Rudy Giron

Boys Procession in Antigua Guatemala






Lent processions are for everyone, men, women, boys and girls. Some processions have floats for everybody, but other times the processional floats …




The Guatemalan Lenten Kitsch






How about some broom-head Roman soldiers as a typical sample of the kitsch found during Lent and Holy Week in Antigua Guatemala. …




Let Lent Season Begin






Here’s you Spanish word of the day: Cuaresma or Lent. Once again, from the early morning reports started to pour in, around …