Portal: Noli Me Tangere
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Portal: Noli Me Tangere

Mary Magdalene kneels before the risen Christ as soon as she recognizes him, and he responds Noli Me Tangere, "Don't hold on to me." Detail of the magnificent Gothic portal of Altamura Cathedral, 14th-15th century. Altamura, Puglia, Italy.