last saturday (011511).
there are 2 processions a day before the Sinulog grand parade; the first is a fluvial procession with the statue of Santo Niño carried by a pump boat (dawn) and the second is a foot procession which takes place along the major streets of Cebu City (afternoon).
me and my friends attended the second procession. before the procession started, the weather was a bit gloomy but we expected that it'll rain pretty soon. before heading out to the streets, we took some pictures..
minutes before the devotees/crowd arrived in front of us, it rained REALLY HARD! [blessing!] ;)
devotees carrying Sto. Niño statues in different shapes/sizes.
..then the rain stopped when the statue of Sto. Niño arrived! [amazing, huh?]
it was an awesome experience even though we didn't really walked with the devotees/crowd. ;)
all photos by: M. Lamparas (shutterxhunter)
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