Monday, October 31, 2022
El Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) begins on 10-31 and ends on 11/02. It is a Mexican holiday during which ancient Aztec rituals honoring the dead are performed. The rituals have been practiced for at least 3000 years. Día de los Muertos acknowledges the symbiotic relationship between life and death.
- Mexican Museum webpage for this holiday
- Smithsonian article 5 Facts about Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead)
- Disney film “Coco” trailer