Day Of The Dead History

Halloween:-Day Of The Dead History

Day Of The Dead

By | 2016-09-11T16:36:36+00:00 September 11th, 2016|Categories: Day Of The Dead History, Halloween Cultural Variations|

Day Of The Dead History The practice of celebrating the dead goes back thousands of years in South American cultures. In the Aztec culture, the celebration of the dead was in August and went on for a month. During that time the people paid tribute to Catrina, the Goddess of Death, who was portrayed as

Dia De Los Muertos History – The Day Of The Dead

By | 2013-06-09T18:46:15+00:00 June 9th, 2013|Categories: Day Of The Dead History, Halloween Cultural Variations|

In the US Halloween is all about being afraid of the dead coming back to harm the living. But in South and Central America they celebrate the dead at the end of October and beginning of November instead of being afraid of the dead. The Day of the Dead is actually a two day festival