Voodoo worshippers bath in waterfall in Haiti's Saut d'Eau celebration
                     English.news.cn | 2014-07-19 10:32:34 | Editor: An

 

Image taken on July 16, 2014, shows voodoo worshippers bathing in a waterfall during the Saut d'Eau annual celebration in Mirebalais, 150 km from Port au Prince, Haiti. Thousands of voodoo worshippers from all over Haiti make a religious journey every summer to Mirebalais village, hoping to be purified in the holy waters of the waterwall of Saut d'Eau. It is believed that 150 years ago, the Haiti's Patron Saint, Lady of Monte Carmelo, appeared on a palm tree in Saut d'Eau, she is considered in the voodoo culture of Haiti as the goddess of love. (Xinhua/Roberto Guzman)

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