San Agustin museum and convent became the site of the Marian exhibit entitled “Regina Caeli”.
part of the exhibit also included some Santo Niño de Cebú
The marian exhibit aims to show that the Philippines is “Pueblo Amante de Maria” or a people in love with Mary.
San Agustin church museum and convent
There were 35 pontifically crowned Marian images are on display at the San Agustin Museum in Intramuros, Manila.
Nuestra Señora del Santísimo Rosario- La Naval de Manila- the first canonically crown marian statue in the country in 1907.
list of exhibitors and santo devotees
The exhibit opened last October 10. It is a joint undertaking of the museum and the different Marian shrines, parishes and santo devotees in the country with special partnership with Intramuros administration.
Nuestra Señora de Peñafrancia
Nuestra Señora del Rosario
Nuestra Señora de la Vicitacion de Piat
Camarero : Mr. Jeorge Allan R. Tengco
We visited the shrine of Nuestra Señora de la Vicitacion de Piat few months ago in Cagayan province.
Nuestra Señora de la Regla de Opon
Camarero: Mr. Noel B. Abquilan
We were fortunate to visit the exhibit and met some of the Marian devotees and camarero who gave us some devotional pamphlets and leaflets. Saw some familar faces at the site.
Nuestra Señora de la Inmaculata Concepcion de Caysasay
Camarero: Mr. Jake Sylvestre
Regina Caeli Exhibition
Nuestra Señora de la Caridad
Virgen de los Remedios de Pampanga
Exhibitor: Cofradia ning Indung Virgen delos Remedios
Camarero: Mr. Jeffrey Popatco
Nuestra Señora del Pilar de Santa Cruz de Manila
Camarero: John Felix Santos
Monsignor Gabriele Viola, secretary of papal nuncio Archbishop Gabriele Caccia, led the opening and blessing of the exhibit with several dignitaries, Marian devotees, and art enthusiasts.
Government officials from the country’s cultural agencies were also present, including Intramuros Administration Director Atty. Guiller Asido.
Nuestra Señora del Santissimo Rosario de Orani
Camarero: Mr. Roland De Guzman
Nuestra Señora del Pilar
Origin : Spain made of silver 1870
from San Agustin Museum collection
This statue was given by the 87th Spanish Governor General Domingo Moriones y Murillo ( February 1877 – March 1880) to the Augustinian friars of Convento de San Pablo in Intramuros, Manila
Our Lady of Lourdes
Camarero: Mr. Roger Lou Salva
Canonically Crown Marian Images and Statues
Nuestra Señora de la Caridad de Agoo
Camarero: Mr. Carlo Verdadero
There are at least 42 Marian images that have been granted a pontifical coronation and enshrined in shrines and churches across the country: 37 in Luzon, four in the Visayas and one in Mindanao.
La Inmaculada Concepcion de Malabon
Camarero: Mr. Jun Ortega
Three more will be crowned in 2020: La Purisima Concepcion de Santa Maria in Bulacan on Feb. 1, Nuestra Señora de los Dolores in Quezon on March 25 and Nuestra Señora de Lourdes of Quezon City whose date has yet to be announced.
The ongoing exhibit runs until October 31, 2019.