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Voodoo and Catholic ritual
A sacred ritual altar seen during the Voodoo ceremony in Saut d'Eau, Haiti, July 16, 2008. Every year in summer thousands of pilgrims from all over Haiti make the religious journey to the Saut d'Eau waterfall (100km north of Port-au-Prince). It is believed that 150 years ago the spirit of Virgin Mary (Our Lady of Mount Carmel) has appeared on a palm tree close to the waterfall. This place became a main pilgrimage site in Haiti since then. Haitians wearing only underwear perform a bathing and...more »
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Date > 16 Jul 2008
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