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“Senakulo” in Quiapo

Aaron Favila, AP Photo

Posted at Apr 18 2019 03:29 PM

“Senakulo” in Quiapo

Students tinker with their smartphones as they wait for their turn in a play outside the Minor Basilica of the Black Nazarene in Manila on Holy Wednesday. About a hundred students and volunteers from the Quiapo Parish Youth Ministry staged the Filipino traditional play called "Senakulo" to depict the life and passion of Christ as this predominantly Roman Catholic country observes the Holy Week.