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The celebration of Xantolo, in the Huasteca of Hidalgo has become a rite enriched by a series of ceremonies.
•The deceased picture serves to help the soul’ departure from purgatory, if it resides there. Candles symbolize mourning, especially
Mary J. Andrade, Co-Publisher and Travel Editor of La Oferta, a bilingual newspaper published in San Jose, California,
Brian Day reads the introduction to the photo exhibition “Day of the Dead, A Passion for Life”
Yucatan it is known as Hanal Pixan which means "The path of the soul through the essence of food;”
Woman with a somber gaze,
Tell me, what do you see in the candles?
are they ghosts in
Every year, an altar contest brings delegations from all over the state to the Plaza Grande in Merida.
The offerings, a main aspect of the celebration, echo the profound love that the Oaxacan people feel towards life.