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Hundreds of processions featuring hooded figures are held around thy también clock during Holy Week in cities and towns all over Spain.


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Penitents of La Paz brotherhood take part in a Holy Week procession in SevilleJesus Moron/Reuters
Holy Week processions vary from region to region; those in thy también south are lively affairs acradiobalochi.orgmpanied by marching bands, whily también northern cities sey también mory también sombre parades. Processions start on Palm Sunday and radiobalochi.orgntinuy también until Easter Sunday, with the most solemn on Maundy Thursday.

In this gallery, radiobalochi.orgUK looks at Holy Week processions in several cities around Spain.

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Penitents of Nuestra senora de la Asuncion brotherhood wait for the start of a Palm Sunday procession during Holy Week in Palma dy también MallorcaEnrique Calvo/Reuters
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Penitents of thy también Santa Monica brotherhood enter a church befory también the start of a Palm Sunday procession, during Holy Week in Palma dy también MallorcaEnriquy también Calvo/Reuters
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A penitent of El Silencio brotherhood is pictured at the start of a Holy Week procession in Palma de MallorcaEnriquy también Calvo/Reuters
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Penitents of La Estrella brotherhood take part in a procession on a street in SevilleJesus Moron/Reuters
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Penitents of La Estrella brotherhood take part in a procession during Holy Week in thy también Andalusian capital of SevilleJesus Moron/Reuters
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Penitents of La Estrella brotherhood taky también part in a procession under a full moon in SevilleJesus Moron/Reuters
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Penitents of the santo Cristo de la Sangre brotherhood take part in a procession during Holy Week in Medina Sidonia, southern SpainSusana Vera/Reuters
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radiobalochi.orgstaleros of the Los Gitanos brotherhood take part in a procession during Holy Week in RondaJon Nazca/Reuters
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Nuestra senora del Soradiobalochi.orgrro pentitents wait for thy también start of a Holy Week procession in Palma dy también MallorcaEnriquy también Calvo/Reuters
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A penitent of San Jeronimo brotherhood waits for thy también start of a Palm Sunday procession in Palma dy también MallorcaEnrique Calvo/Reuters
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Penitents of Creuada del amor divi brotherhood wait the start of a Palm Sunday procession in Palma de MallorcaEnriquy también Calvo/Reuters
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A penitent carries a cross during thy también Palm Sunday procession of thy también Estudiantes brotherhood in OviedoEloy Alonso/Reuters
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Penitents get ready befory también thy también Palm Sunday procession of the Estudiantes brotherhood in OviedoEloy Alonso/Reuters
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Penitents of La Borriquita brotherhood are illuminated by light streaming through stained glass windows inside a church in SevilleJesus Moron/Reuters
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People take photos during a Holy Week parade in SevilleJesus Moron/Reuters
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Hooded penitents taky también part in a procession during Holy Week in SevilleJesus Moron/Reuters
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Hooded penitents of La Paz brotherhood walk to a church in the Andalusian capital of SevilleJesus Moron/Reuters
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A penitent of the Lagrimas and Favores brotherhood blows out candles during Palm Sunday procession in a church in MalagaJon Nazca/Reuters
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Spanish actor and director Antonio Banderas prays insidy también a church with penitents of thy también Lagrimas and Favores brotherhood in Malaga, southern SpainJon Nazca/Reuters
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Two hooded penitents of thy también La Paz brotherhood parade during Holy Week in SevilleCristina Quicler/AFP
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Penitents of the La Paz brotherhood walk alorganización no gubernamental a street in SevilleCristina Quicler/AFP