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New Mexico: Part 3

We woke up to the most marvelous vista in our AirBnB. We were staying in the middle of nowhere, sort of near Santa Fe. And it was just beautiful. 610 more words


Exploring with Brooke!

We went exploring with Brooke, who is an awesome tour guide and storyteller. She and her boyfriend (now husband) were the people we were staying with in Albuquerque. 1,065 more words

Phoenix To LA, A 16 Day Road-Trip Through The Southwest

A Chimayo Pilgrimage - walk into tradition

Every year for about 70 years people walk to Chimayo for the El Santuario de Chimayo Pilgrimage and have been greeted for the last 30 years by a group of people who provide a safe place for them to rest and rejuvenate. 8 more words

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Good Friday in New Mexico

From El Santuario de Chimayo Shrine

He was bleeding
from a beating, there were stripes upon His back
And He wore a crown of thorns upon His head… 60 more words


Weekly Photo Challenge: Dense

Sanctuario de Chimayo, New Mexico

The rosaries are hung densely on the grottoes.


Chimayo, a New Mexico Legend

The Chimayo Sanctuary in Chimayo, New Mexico, is a small chapel likely built by Bernardo Abeyta who built the original, smaller, chapel in 1810. The new site of worship was almost immediately purported to have healing powers after its construction, and he quickly sought to build a bigger church. 377 more words

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