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Dia De Muertos

The Dead Have Their Day in Mexico

Tonya Hurley | Posted 01.23.2014 | World
Tonya Hurley

It gave me a new tradition, which I will now celebrate in my own home with a decorative altar every year adorned with pictures of my grandparents and friends gone too soon. Most of all, being there taught me that you are never really gone as long as you are remembered.

5 Día De Los Muertos Questions You Were Too Afraid To Ask

The Huffington Post | Posted 11.03.2013 | Latino Voices

What’s the difference between Día de los Muertos and Halloween? Día de los Muertos -- also known as "Día de Muertos," or "Day of the Dead" in En...

'Skeleton Lady' Look From Day Of The Dead Gains Popularity

AP | ADRIANA GOMEZ LICON and MARK STEVENSON | Posted 01.23.2014 | Latino Voices

MEXICO CITY — MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico's elegant and classy "Skeleton Lady" is getting new attention more than a century after she was born, ...

5 Amazing Facts About Día de Muertos

Dana Holmes | Posted 01.23.2014 | HuffPost Home
Dana Holmes

While the fall is the season for Día de Muertos, it's also when monarch butterflies arrive in Mexico. Legend has it that the butterflies are the souls of the deceased returning to earth.

What if Halloween and All Souls Day Were Observed as a Single Holiday in the US?

Veronique Pittman | Posted 01.08.2013 | Latino Voices
Veronique Pittman

I think many would agree that Halloween is in need of an image makeover, and what better time than now to re-examine this American tradition in an increasingly Latin-influenced country.

Meet The Artist Behind Day Of The Dead

The Huffington Post | Roque Planas | Posted 11.01.2012 | Latino Voices

The Day of the Dead is a great day to remember one of the great artists who most heavily influenced the way Mexico portrays death: José Guadalupe...