The pagoda of the Mahal na Krus sa Wawa (Holy Cross of Wawa) sailed on Sunday, a display of reassurance that the town and its people have already moved on from the 1993 tragedy that killed almost 300 devotees
Since then I have been a devotee
of the Nazarene because I believe in Him.
Black Nazarene back in church 700 hurt in procession !-- -- Rey Galupo, Marc Jayson Cayabyab, Non Alquitran (The Philippine Star) - January 11, 2019 - 12:00am MANILA, Philippines Authorities reported no deaths but at least 700 devotees
were injured in Wednesday's traslacion, a procession to mark the Feast of the Black Nazarene in Manila.
Tagle also took the opportunity to remind the faithful that being a devotee
of the Black Nazarene is not just for one day but should be a daily act.
'You just deposit your shoes and take them from us when your return,' Ahmed, a devotee
, said, adding that Sain (Das) has got a contract from the government after paying Rs700,000 for taking care of shoes at the shrine.
This festival commemorates the moksha of Sri Nammalwar, a great devotee
of the Lord in the Sri Vaishnava Sampradaya, a devotional line which is originated by Goddess Lakshmi Herself.
Readers will expect the worst once they have learned that Fatima devotee
An Algerian devotee
of Lord Krishna, Goravbhakta Das, was seen singing Algerian song in the theatre.
Last year, the PRC helped 800 injured devotees
. In the same period, the Philippine National Police (PNP) reported a devotee
died after suffering from a heart attack.
Before the millions of devotees
of the revered Poong Hesus Nazareno came about, "Jesus Christ was the first devotee
," Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle on Wednesday told thousands of devotees
gathered at the Quirino Grandstand in Luneta hours before the start of the Traslacion procession.
Ratnaamma, a devotee
, is surrounded by other devotees
as she threatens to commit suicide in protest against the lifting of ban by Supreme Court, at Nilakkal Base camp in Pathanamthitta on Tuesday.
" After all, every devotee
wants to have a complete darshan of the god and not just the crown or face from a long distance.
Tagle: Love is the difference between a 'devotee
' and a 'fanatic' !-- -- (philstar.com) - January 9, 2019 - 11:14am MANILA, Philippines Before the celebrated feast of the Black Nazarene that draws millions of the Catholic faithful, Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle differentiated a "devotee
" from a "fanatic.