Blessing of the Animals

Location: Eugene Biscailuz Bldg.
Address: Olvera St.
Artist: Leo Politi
Sponsor: Filippa Pollia Foundation
Keywords: exterior, community, cultural, religious, mural
Area: Downtown (mural number 38 in Street Gallery).

Commemorates the Blessing of the Animals, a ceremony performed on Olivera Street since the 1780s.

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Photos copyright 2000,2001,2002 Rich Puchalsky.