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The Jump of El Colacho in photos – baby jumping with style

TO Spain for El Colacho – A man representing the devil and called Colacho, centre, jumps over young babies during El Salto del Colacho, The Jump of the Colacho, in a village of Castrillo de Murcia, near Burgos, northern Spain, Sunday, June 10, 2012. The Colacho represents the devil who takes away the evil from the babies as he jumps over them in this medieval religious custom:. It’s what Jesus would have wanted…

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Posted: 10th, June 2012 | In: Strange But True | Comment