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Las Fallas: Ogoh-ogoh ala Spanish

In Valencia, Spain, there is a famous festival called Las Fallas. This festival held in commemoration of Saint Joseph. The word “fallas” is the plural form of “falla” which means celebration and the statues / figures on the festival. 46 more words


Round-trip Ticket

Author’s Note: I always have a pen and notebook in my pocket when I ride a train, and thus I am always prepared to record the inspirations that inevitably arise from eavesdropping on other passengers, and,  just from looking out the window and watching the world roll by.   377 more words


The Virgin Mary, Saint Joseph, Saint Anne and other saints

Threads from the veil of the Blessed Virgin Mary (middle), small piece from the cloak of Saint Joseph (top left); very small pieces of bone of Saint Anne (top right), St Vincent Ferrer (bottom left), St Vincent de Paule (bottom right), and St Charles Borromeo (bottom middle). 38 more words

First Class Relics

Rhone Away Success

Things so often happen in pairs, and after reading Matt Walls‘ really interesting article on Saint-Joseph in last month’s Decanter, I was invited by… 851 more words