By DJ Yap
As in past observances of the feast of the Black Nazarene, Manila’s Quiapo district turned into a virtual wasteland in the wake of the kilometers-long procession by millions of devotee on Thursday, pollution watchdog EcoWaste Coalition lamented Friday.
By Julliane Love De Jesus
As the image of the Black Nazarene is ushered out of the Quirino Grandstand, it’s crown fell from its head as devotees rushed to touch it.
By Nestor Corrales
Motorists passing through parts of Manila will have to follow a rerouting scheme starting 12:01 a.m. Thursday in anticipation of the yearly procession of the Feast of the Black Nazarene.
By Frances Mangosing
A generally fair weather and a possibility of light rains is forecast on Thursday at the Feast of Black Nazarene, the state weather bureau said.
By Erika Sauler
, Jaymee T. Gamil
, Philip Tubeza
Faith combined with planning produced a “miracle” of sorts: The procession went faster, the andas didn’t break down, the street sweepers went quickly into action, and the 200-year-old tradition showed no signs of fading.