Our Lady of Guadalupe
In 1531, Mary appeared to Juan Diego in what is now
Mexico City. She left a miraculous image of herself on
the robe (tilma) he was wearing which survives to this
day. It can be seen in the magnificent basilica in Mexico
City which is visited by 20 million pilgrims per year.
Scientist are unable to explain the image or how it got
there. The medal is a reproduction of the image on the
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