The celebration of Day of the Dead
Local celebrator of the holiday discusses the history of Dia de los Muertos
October 31, 2018
WORLAND – Different cultures and religions celebrate with a variety of different holidays and traditions. Day of the Dead, or also known as Dia de los Muertos, proves no different.
Day of the Dead, though its not much of a common celebration throughout the local areas, is a holiday celebrated on Nov. 1 and Nov. 2. The holiday is mostly celebrated through Latin America and originates with a Christian-Catholic background. Associated with the Catholic holiday of All Saint’s Day, Day of the Dead is a holiday to honor late family members and ancestors through colorful celebration.