‘Chained’ festival marked on Good Friday in Nicaragua

TODAY NICARAGUA (RT.com) Nicaraguan Christians participated in ‘The Chained’ festival in the western Nicaraguan city of Masetepe, during which worshipers chased, caught and carried others dressed as Judas to the town’s Cathedral on Good Friday.

The celebration takes place during the Easter week, and attracts many people, with both locals and tourists coming to take part in the religious celebrations during the week.