Antigua - processions take place on Sundays after Ash Wednesday
residents decorate the section in front of their house with colored "alfombras" (carpets)
stencils work with colored sawdust
carpets of flowers, sawdust, sand and fruits
wrapped in incense
long pine needles as a background
purple-robed "cucuruchas" carry "andas" (platforms), made of carved cedar wood with the saints.
the weight of the platforms are up to 3.5 tons.
the brass band must not be missing
carpet of flowers
hours of work
a holy theater flush
tourists experience tradition
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