Chignahuapan locals celebrate finding Jesus... in a MUSHROOM

C/U MushroomM/S Mushroom M/S Mushroom C/U Mushroom on display, ChignahuapanSOT, local (Spanish): «My grandfather was the person who was in charge of opening the church, and according to what he told us, he died almost 100 years old and the mushroom already existed, they say it is 137 years old."M/S Worshippers C/U Mushroom SOT, local (Spanish): «The little history I know is that it was found by a... Еще lumberjack in the woods, and he took it home. Until a priest that is buried right here started to build the church and every person brought a stone, and so the church was erected."M/S Worshippers SOT, Araceli Vazquez Gutierrez, local (Spanish): «A nephew of mine had an accident and I asked not to take him away, because he was in very critical condition and was not going to resist surgery. But thank God everything went well. Both times I asked, the little mushroom answered very well."M/S Festival participantsM/S Festival participants M/S Festival participants M/S Festival participants on horsesW/S Festival participantsM/S Festival participantsW/S Festival participantsM/S Festival participantsM/S Festival participantsM/S Festival participantsM/S Festival participantM/S Festival participant with sign M/S PriestsM/S Festival participantsM/S Festival participant with sign M/S Festival participants proceeding on horsebacks M/S Festival participantsW/S Festival participantsSCRIPTLocals in the Mexican town of Chignahuapan filled the streets with festivities, Tuesday, in an annual celebration marking the discovery of a mushroom which they believe bears the face of Jesus.The sacred fungus on display at the Iglesia del Honguito, a church that was built in the location the mushroom was discovered, is said to have been found in 1880. According to Chignahuapan local Araceli Vazquez Gutierre, the mushroom can answer prayers."A nephew of mine had an accident and I asked not to take him away, because he was in very critical condition and was not going to resist surgery. But thank God everything went well,» Gutierre recounted."The little history I know is that it was found by a lumberjack in the woods, and he took it home,» another Chignahuapan local said, adding that «a priest that is buried right here started to build the church and every person brought a stone, and so the church was erected.» The festival takes place every year, where locals perform processions through the streets of the town.
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