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18 Breathtaking Pictures Of Día De Los Muertos

The Day of the Dead marks the time of year where Mexicans across the globe honor their deceased loved ones through joyous celebrations, gifts of calaveras, and Mexican marigolds.

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A girl dressed as La Calavera Catrina, a stylized skeleton figure in Mexican culture and icon of Día De Los Muertos, in Real del Monte, Mexico, on Nov. 2, 2014.

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Food offerings are placed at the altar of the dead, a religious site honoring the deceased, on Nov. 1, 2014, in Morelia, Mexico.

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Mexican family members light candles and pray at the cemetery to honor their deceased relatives on Nov. 2, 2014, in Tzintzuntzan, Mexico.

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Victoria and Alessandra Reyes, originally of Zacatecas, Mexico, celebrate Día de los Muertos in Oklahoma City, on Nov, 1, 2015.


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