up in the second floor of St. Agatha's Museum. In the previous
years, parts of the crib and other ornaments were used in Birkirkara
to St. Agatha's Church.
exhibition was put up in a house next to St. Agatha's Church.
to St. Agatha's Museum. New Statues were added to the collection:
Last Supper, some Roman soldiers and some angels, etc
after year, the length of the exhibition was improved due
to adding of new statues and improvement of the scenary.
to the Sacristy in St. Agatha's Church, Rabat - Malta. The exhibitions
is spread in an area of about 212ft sq. New statues are: Jesus
entering Jerusalem, Pilate's serf, etc
come from Spain. The first statues were donated by a family from
used to be set up in a room of about 212ft sq. The set is mainly
built from papier machè, wood, jablo/polysterene and rustic
each scene, there is a short description in Maltese as well as
in English, about that particular stage.
from olive and cypress trees and dry grass decorate several areas
of the exhibition, especially the Getsemane part. Apart from these,
real wheat, where the model sheep are left to graze, is grown and
water from time to time during the exhibition days.
sound and light effects create an atmosphere of meditation - a perfect
feeling during Lent/Good Friday time.
goes to the benefactors, who contributed financially. Thanks to
those who help during the maintenance of the statues and other
materials and to set up the exhibitions.
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