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Masked Figures of Puente Genil. A 15th century tradition alive

Here is the story of the Biblical Figures of Puente Genil in Andalusia’s province of Cordoba in Spain. During the Christian Holy Week of Easter, hundreds of people in masked costumes represent biblical passages through their religious processions in the streets of this town, Puente Genil. The ritual has been documented as far back as the 15th century.

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