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Maximiano Ochante

Maximiano Ochante is an expert at making altarpieces. He spent his childhood in the convent of Santa Clara, Ayacucho, because his father worked there. He supported the work of the church until he was nineteen years old and left Ayacucho. His parents encouraged him to do evangelical work, a family tradition. Maximiano knew he was not a gifted speaker, so he found a different form of expression. He became convinced that, by making altarpieces, his hands could spread the words of the Lord. Thus, he ended up...