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Ave Regina Caelorum

Ave Regina Caelorum

A lithograph of Velazquez’s Coronation of the Virgin.

A lithograph of Velazquez’s Coronation of the Virgin.

Estrella del Mar
A Spanish engraving of Our Lady Star of the Sea.

Estrella del Mar

A Spanish engraving of Our Lady Star of the Sea.

(Source: ebay.es)

Inmaculado Corazón de María

Inmaculado Corazón de María

A baroque sculpture of the Assumption of Mary in the cathedral of Burgos, Spain.

A baroque sculpture of the Assumption of Mary in the cathedral of Burgos, Spain.

(Source: flickr.com)

Misterio de Elche
A procession during the mystery play of Elche, a town in the Spanish region of Valencia. The play is a sacred musical drama about the death, assumption and crowning in heaven of Mary. It comprises of two acts, which take place every year on the 14th and 15th of August in the city’s streets and inside the basilica of Santa Maria.
As part of the theatrical enactments of the events from Mary’s death and assumption into heaven there are various processions and religious services, a tradition that dates back to the mid 15th century.
Unesco video

Misterio de Elche

A procession during the mystery play of Elche, a town in the Spanish region of Valencia. The play is a sacred musical drama about the death, assumption and crowning in heaven of Mary. It comprises of two acts, which take place every year on the 14th and 15th of August in the city’s streets and inside the basilica of Santa Maria.

As part of the theatrical enactments of the events from Mary’s death and assumption into heaven there are various processions and religious services, a tradition that dates back to the mid 15th century.

Unesco video

Ntra. Sra. del Transito
An image of Mary on her deathbed venerated in Zamora, Spain.

Ntra. Sra. del Transito

An image of Mary on her deathbed venerated in Zamora, Spain.

A Spanish statue of a nun’s profession of vows before Jesus and Mary.

A Spanish statue of a nun’s profession of vows before Jesus and Mary.

Happy gate of Heaven

Happy gate of Heaven

Nuestra Señora de los DoloresOur Lady of Sorrows in Almeria, Spain.

Nuestra Señora de los Dolores

Our Lady of Sorrows in Almeria, Spain.

(Source: santosepulcrovirgendolores.blogspot.com)

Ntra. Sra. del Sagrario
An engraving of the miraculous statue of Our Lady of the Sanctuary in Toledo, Spain.

Ntra. Sra. del Sagrario

An engraving of the miraculous statue of Our Lady of the Sanctuary in Toledo, Spain.

(Source: alcalasubastas.es)

La Virgen de la SoledadA vintage postcard of the procession of Our Lady of Solitude in Badajoz, Spain.

La Virgen de la Soledad

A vintage postcard of the procession of Our Lady of Solitude in Badajoz, Spain.

Maria Auxiliadora

Maria Auxiliadora

Virgen del Carmen
A Spanish statue of Our Lady of Mount Carmel.

Virgen del Carmen

A Spanish statue of Our Lady of Mount Carmel.

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