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Day of the Dead Parade

Held in prayer and remembrance of friends and family who have died

Also known as Día de los Muertos, some scholars have traced the origins of this modern Mexican holiday to indigenous observances dating back hundreds of years to an Aztec festival dedicated to the goddess Mictecacihuatl. Over time, the festival has also become associated with the traditional "All Saints' Day" Christian festival. In 2008, this tradition was inscribed in the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity by UNESCO.

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