Lent Vistas — Alfombras

Rudy Giron: Antigua Guatemala &emdash; Lent Processional Carpet

The processional carpets not only provide beautiful ephemeral art to the eye, often, they also give us the aromas of Lent and the Holy Week with pine needles, corozo palms, flowers and fruits. Of course, the original purpose of the alfombras procesionales, as we call them in Spanish, is as an offering.

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