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Plaza San Francisco, Centro Historico, Quito, Ecuador; large crowds linger in the streets following the procession of Jesus, on Good Friday, the last Friday of Holy Week, tens of thousands of people march through El Centro, many wearing traditional purple-hooded cucuruchos, representing penitents, and women wearing robed Veronicas, wearing purple dresses and black shrouds, as well as worshippers dressed as Jesus Christ carrying crosses, some donning thorny headpieces and chains around their feet, beginning at noon, the procession ends at 3 pm, the hour of Jesus' death, viewed from the 2nd story balcony of El Cafe de San Francisco on the corner of Simon Bolivar and Sebastian de Benalcazar , Copyright © Matthew Meier, matthewmeierphoto.com All Rights Reserved