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Peru! | by Sherry J. Ezhuthachan
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Peru!

The Senor de los Temblores Procession.

 

In 1650 there was a devastating earthquake and when this figure of Jesus was prayed to the earthquake stopped immediately. The Christ is richly decorated. The nails of his hands and his feet are pure gold inlaid with precious stones, had a crown of pure gold with stones weighing 1.3 kg, in the 1980's was stolen.

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Taken on April 2, 2012