Mexican Sugar Skulls

In Southern Mexico sugar skulls are a traditional folk art used to celebrate the Day of the Dead. Brightly colored sugar skulls are sold by Indian vendors in the village markets the week before the holiday. People believe that spirits of their dead family members are welcomed back with beautiful altars decorated with candles, sugar skulls, flowers such as marigolds, incense and food. The families then take the altar decorations to the cemetery to adorn the graves on November 2.
Mexican Sugar Skulls
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Size: 18x14

Added by: Marina Trejo

    

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Mexican Sugar Skulls
28.07.2012 03:25
lots of fun, the details are great!
sea
Mexican Sugar Skulls
25.01.2012 16:50
Super!
Agata
Mexican Sugar Skulls
02.11.2011 03:29
Beautiful barite Mexican Sugar Skulls
Marina Trejo
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