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1.5M devotees join 20-hour Black Nazarene procession

Jan 10, 2016 - 7:05 AM

UPDATED The religious procession takes an estimated 20 hours from the Quirino Grandstand where it started off before 6 am Saturday January 9

BACK HOME. The Black Nazarene returns to Quiapo Church early Sunday, January 10. Photo by Franz Lopez/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: Black Nazarene 2016

Jan 09, 2016 - 11:33 PM

UPDATED Starting from the Quirino Grandstand at the Luneta minutes before 6 am the procession is expected to end close to 2 am Sunday January 10

REACH. Filipino devotees jostle to touch the statue of the Black Nazarene during the procession next to a mosque in Manila on January 9, 2016. Photo by Mark R. Cristino/EPA

2 Nazareno devotees die at sidelines of procession

Jan 09, 2016 - 12:51 PM

8th UPDATE The two devotees die of cardiac arrest The procession is expected to end at around 1:52 am on Sunday January 10 with the procession crowd smaller at over 500 000 as of 1 am

INJURED. Medical volunteers rush an injured man during a Black Nazarene procession in Manila on January 9, 2016 Photo by Joel Liporada/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: 'Ang tunay na deboto mayroong disiplina'

Jan 09, 2015 - 1:18 PM

We will show the true meaning of today s festivities Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle tells devotees in Filipino

Photo by Franz Lopez/Rappler