Devotees with banner of their skull worshipping society in church during mass, Ñatitas festival, La Paz, Bolivia
Skull fraternities or brotherhoods are quite common, an adaption of the catholic tradition for saints.
Photograph ID: Ñatitas2011D34
Photo © James Brunker, Magical Andes Photography 2011
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Photograph size: 22.3 Mpixels (63.9 MB uncompressed) - 3858x5787 pixels (12.8x19.2 in / 32.7x49.0 cm at 300 ppi)
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