Dentist designs Philippine Nazarene's new vestment

UCA News
Release Date: 
January 9, 2019

For three months, Ricardo Santo Domingo, or Doc Ricky, spent 15 hours almost every day designing and embroidering and patterns on a vestment the Philippines' Black Nazarene was to wear during this year's feast."It had to be special," said Santo Domingo, who gives up much of his time as a dentist to make the intricate costume, adding that the difficult part was the design that would define the theme of this year's celebration.