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Spaniards revel in the "Las Fallas" fiesta

THE ASIAN AGE

Published : Mar 16, 2017, 4:46 pm IST
Updated : Mar 29, 2017, 1:53 pm IST
  • Valencia celebrates the ancient
    Valencia celebrates the ancient "Las Fallas" fiesta by burning large paper mache satiric figures displayed around the streets of the city. (Photo: AP)
  • People stand near fallas, satirical sculptures made of wood and plastic, a paper mache before the traditional Fallas festival. (Photo: AP)
    People stand near fallas, satirical sculptures made of wood and plastic, a paper mache before the traditional Fallas festival. (Photo: AP)
  • A man takes a photo during Fallas festival in Valencia as they celebrate the ancient
    A man takes a photo during Fallas festival in Valencia as they celebrate the ancient "Las Fallas" fiesta. (Photo: AP)
  • A worker puts finishing touches to a paper mache figure before the traditional Fallas festival in Spain. (Photo: AP)
    A worker puts finishing touches to a paper mache figure before the traditional Fallas festival in Spain. (Photo: AP)
  • A worker makes final adjustments on a Falla before the start of the traditional Fallas festival in Valencia. (Photo: AP)
    A worker makes final adjustments on a Falla before the start of the traditional Fallas festival in Valencia. (Photo: AP)
  • A man stands near fallas, satirical sculptures made of wood and plastic, a paper mache before the traditional Fallas festival in Valencia. (Photo: AP)
    A man stands near fallas, satirical sculptures made of wood and plastic, a paper mache before the traditional Fallas festival in Valencia. (Photo: AP)
  • People watch decorative lights during Fallas festival in Valencia. (Photo: AP)
    People watch decorative lights during Fallas festival in Valencia. (Photo: AP)

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