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Switzerland. Canton Valais. St-Maurice. Africa Saints Pilgrimage (Pèlerinage aux Saints d'Afrique). A religious choir, originally from Cameroon, wearing a boubou with the drawing of the Virgin Mary prays and celebrates its faith and belief in Jesus  Christ. According to religious tradition, Mary was an Israelite Jewish woman and the mother of Jesus. Among her many other names and titles are the Virgin Mary or Blessed Virgin Mary, Mother of God, and Saint Mary in Western churches, Theotokos in Orthodox Christianity, and Maryam, mother of Isa in Islam. 2.06.13 © 2013 Didier Ruef