Each year a group of artists and scholars gather at the Phoenix Bar, the present incarnation of the Black Madonna of Tindari's shrine, to sing, read poetry and hang out. Someone always brings one of these reproductions.
Black Madonna of Einselden. Switzerland's most famous Marian devotion and icon, is also venerated by the Matugas family of Danao City, Cebu. The image joined the Marian procession on September in Danao City.
The Black Madonna of Chartres. This Madonna and child was commissioned in 1508 as a black wooden copy of the century silver Madonna that once stood on the main altar at Chartres Cathedral. This statue was later given to the Cathedral in about