Moving nativity scene draws visitors to Polish monastery

considered one of the larger shifting nativity scenes in Poland was created at famous Jasna Gora Sancturay, south Poland.

This year’s Jasna Gora shifting Christmas crib consists of over 400 figurines, THREE HUNDRED of them are movable.

They from Poland, Italy, Portugal and Germany. The Whole Thing that happens around the critical character,baby Jesus,is an try to recreate everyday life. Bakers, fishermen, laundresses, folks collecting wooden or shepherds taking care of animals can also be seen.

Sounds of knocking, sawing and playing will also be heard. in the nativity scene there are also dolls dressed in local Polish costumes, transferring on a unique mechanism.

The writer is father Bronislaw Kraszewski who has been designing nativity scenes for fifty years.

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