Italy - Oropa Sanctuary - Biella

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The Sanctuary of the "Black Madonna of Oropa" located 13 km from Biella's city center, is a famous pilgrimage  with a large square (1600-1800) in the middle with a fountain which has large spoons hanging from the center for pilgrims to collect water and drink from. The new basilica is seen in the background with it's 80 meter high dome.
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