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Ciudad de Mexico, Distrito Federal, Mexico — The Central Highlands
 

The Virgin of Guadalupe and Juan Diego

 
 
The Virgin of Guadalupe and Juan Diego Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, November 2, 2015
1. The Virgin of Guadalupe and Juan Diego Marker
Inscription.
En las inmediaciones de este lugar, al amanecer del sabado 9 de diciembre de 1531, la Madre de Dios hablo por primera vez con Juan Diego. Por la tarde, ese mismo dia, y al atardecer del domingo 10 de diciembre, nuevamente hablo con el dia 12 de diciembre por la mañana, Juan Diego recogio de este sitio las rosas del milagro.
1970 Año del Encuentro Guadalupano

English translation:
Near this location on the morning of Saturday, December 9, 1531, the Mother of God spoke for the first time with Juan Diego. In the afternoon, that same day, and on the afternoon of Sunday, December 10th, she spoke with him again. On December 12th in the morning, Juan Diego collected the miraculous roses from this site.
1970 Year of Guadalupe

 
Location. 19° 29.162′ N, 99° 6.96′ W. Marker is in Ciudad de Mexico, Distrito Federal. Marker can be reached from Calzada de Guadalupe just from Zumarraga. Click for map. The marker is to the right of the entrance to the Tepeyac Chapel at the very top of Tepeyac Hill at the Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Tepeyac Chapel (a few steps from this marker); José María Morelos y Pavón Stopped to Pray Here (about 90 meters away, measured
The Virgin of Guadalupe and Juan Diego Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, November 2, 2015
2. The Virgin of Guadalupe and Juan Diego Marker
The marker is to the right of the chapel entrance.
in a direct line); The Banner of Atotonilco and the Parish of the Natives (about 90 meters away); The Parish of the Natives (about 90 meters away); Chapel of the Well (about 120 meters away); Francisco Primo de Verdad y Ramos (about 150 meters away); The Reign of Cuauhtemoctzin (approx. 4.4 kilometers away); Momoztli: a neighborhood altar (approx. 4.4 kilometers away). Click for a list of all markers in Ciudad de Mexico.
 
The Virgin of Guadalupe and Juan Diego Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, November 2, 2015
3. The Virgin of Guadalupe and Juan Diego Marker
The view of the Basilicas of the Shrine seen from near the marker. Mexico City's downtown can be seen in the distance.
View of the Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, November 2, 2015
4. View of the Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe
The Tepeyac Chapel is out of site behind the dome of the Old Basilica at the center of this photo. From left to right: New Basilica, Old Basilica, Capuchin Chapel, Chapel of the Pozo and Carillon.
The Image of the Virgin of Guadalupe image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, November 2, 2015
5. The Image of the Virgin of Guadalupe
The image is located underneath the New Basilica. It is one of the most visited religious pilgrimage sites in the world, with millions of visitors every year.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 249 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.   3. submitted on , by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.   4, 5. submitted on , by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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