Historic Sites Photo Essay

The Shrine of Agtalin

The Shrine of Agtalin is a large statue of the Virgin Mary located in Pilar, Capiz (Philippines). A mass is held at the site on the first Saturday of every month, attracting thousands of Ilonggos and Ilonngas to the site. The Shrine of Agtalin (or Mama Mary) is a Catholic icon in the Visayan region.

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© 2016 Melinda Irvine
A photo essay study in scale. Scale is the topic for day 3 of the WordPress blogging-u course ‘Developing Your Eye II”.

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