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Dia de los Muertos

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Dia de los Muertos

Dia de los Muertos or Day of the Dead is not a Mexican version of Halloween. Recognized in 2008 by UNESCO on the list of Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity, Dia de los Muertos is a multi-day festival that honors death as a part of life, combining the observation of Catholic feasts with indigenous traditions.

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