Fourth annual Peruvian procession held in the Bronx

Incense is offered during the possession.
Photo by Miriam Quin

La Hermandad De Cargadores y Sahumadoras Del Señor De Los Milagros Del Condado Del Bronx held its fourth annual procession in the Bronx on Sunday, November 12. Held at St. Phillip Neri Church, the annual procession was started by Bronxites after the ceremony was held in every borough except the Bronx.

Senor De Los Milagros (Lord of Miracles) is an image painted of Jesus Christ that is venerated in Lima, Peru.

Nicole Vertiz, 13, with Berly Monte, 11, perform a Peruvian dance.
Photo by Miriam Quin

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Possession moves through the streets.
Photo by Miriam Quin

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