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Día de Muertos: Una Perspectiva Local - Day of the Dead: A Local Perspective

October 31, 2023 Spanish and Go Episode 187
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Día de Muertos: Una Perspectiva Local - Day of the Dead: A Local Perspective
Show Notes

In this episode, we reunite with Oliba, May's mom, for a second insightful interview, delving into Día de Muertos, a treasured Mexican tradition celebrated across regions, including Comala, Mexico. Explore the emotional and cultural richness of this tradition, its pre-Hispanic roots, and the distinctive fusion of indigenous and Spanish customs. Join us to grasp the deep connection between the living and the departed, and to trace the evolution of this celebration over time. Don't miss this illuminating exploration of the Day of the Dead and its profound cultural importance in Mexico.

Key Takeaways:

  • Explore the diverse and local customs of Día de Muertos in Comala, Mexico.
  • Learn about the essential elements of Day of the Dead altars and their significance.
  • Gain insights into the emotional and cultural depth of the celebration, bridging the gap between the living and the departed.

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