Day Of The Dead

The Day of the Dead (Día de los Muertos) is a Mexican celebration of the deceased which dates back nearly 3,000 years. On this day, families build altars on graves, setting out bowls of water for their loved ones to wash up with once their souls return. Learn more about the holiday.

Written by Curiosity Staff October 31, 2014

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