The sweet side of Mexico’s Day of the Dead

11/1/16 BBC News

2988545640_7863dffa01_bDay of the Dead is one of Mexico’s biggest celebrations when families remember those who have passed away.

The first of November is known as Day of the Innocents and is dedicated to children who have died, while 2 November is dedicated to adults who have died.

On both days families visit graveyards and decorate tombs with marigolds, the traditional flower of the Day of the Dead.

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