Ati-atihan lures sick, first-timers (Philippines Daily Inquirer) | Lao Tribune

Ati-atihan lures sick, first-timers (Philippines Daily Inquirer)

Hernany Lao lined up along with hundreds of devotees at the St. John the Baptist Cathedral here. When his turn came, a lay worker placed the feet of a six-inch wooden image of the Child Jesus Sto Nino de Kalibo on Lao’s head and gently moved it to other parts of his body. I prayed that…