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Traslacion 2017

Updated 10:39 PM ET, Mon January 9, 2017
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Filipino Roman Catholic devotees climb the carriage to kiss the image of the Black Nazarene during a procession to celebrate its feast day on Monday, January 9 in Manila, Philippines. The Black Nazarene is a dark wood sculpture of Jesus brought to the Philippines in 1606 from Mexico and considered miraculous by Filipino devotees. Bullit Marquez/AP
Men climb a tree to get a better view of the procession. Dondi Tawatao/Getty Images
A devotee carries a replica of the Black Nazarene. The raucous celebration drew tens of thousands of devotees in a barefoot procession for several hours around Manila streets. Bullit Marquez/AP
Devotees climb the carriage to kiss and rub the Black Nazarene. Bullit Marquez/AP
Devotees carry the image of the Black Nazarene for a procession to celebrate its feast day. Bullit Marquez/AP
Philippine National Police Special Action Forces scan the route as Filipino Roman Catholic devotees carry the Black Nazarene on January 9 in Manila, Philippines. Bullit Marquez/AP
A family uses baby strollers to carry replicas of the image of the Black Nazarene on January 9. Bullit Marquez/AP
Filipino Roman Catholic devotees pull ropes that serve as a guide for the carriage of the Black Nazarene during the procession on January 9 in Manila, Philippines. The Philippine National Red Cross reported treating 899 patients. Bullit Marquez/AP