Man  in cemetery of Janitzio during the night before the day of the dead.  People from the island come to the cemetery and spend the night bringing food to the graves where a family member rests.  They stay all night, and early morning in nov 2nd they share the food they brought.

Man in cemetery of Janitzio during the night before the day of the dead.

Day of the Dead in Janitzio. Stunning - the entire island lit by candles

Día de los Muertos/Day of the dead in Janitzio. Stunning - the entire island lit…

Day of the Dead, Patzcuaro region, Michoacan, Mexico/ Día de muertos linda celebración en México

Day of the Dead, Patzcuaro region, Michoacan, Mexico/ Día de muertos linda…

Nuestra tradición de día de muertos ha permanecido por siglos a nuestro lado, pero ¿qué la hace tan especial, por qué celebrarla en lugar de Halloween?

Por qué el día de muertos es mejor que Halloween

Tablescape for the dead. The graveyards around Morelia during Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) in Mexico by Tom Robinson Photography

la isla de janitzio | Día de Muertos en Janitzio, Michoacán : Zona Libre Vacaciones

la isla de janitzio | Día de Muertos en Janitzio, Michoacán : Zona Libre Vacaciones

Fishermen from the Isla de Janitzio lure tourists with their demonstration of traditional fishing techniques with butterfly nets. Source article: Mexico's Dia de Muertos celebration: Is it dying?

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This would be an example of an altar, that many people who celebrate Day of the Dead would have to welcome the deceased.

❁☠❀ Dia de Los Muertos ❀☠❁ Day of the dead altars known as altares de muertos or ofrendas (offerings) are set during the Day of the Dead celebrations on November 1 and 2 to honor the dead children and adults.

a few images from my journey to Patzcuaro and Janitzio Mexico to witness Dia de los Muertos in person www.scottlowden.com

a few images from my journey to Patzcuaro and Janitzio Mexico to witness Dia de los Muertos in person www.scottlowden.com

Festejo del día  y noche de muertos en la isla de Janitzio y lago de Patzcuaro, Michoacán, México.

¿Dónde celebrar el Día de Muertos?

Festejo del día y noche de muertos en la isla de Janitzio y lago de Patzcuaro, Michoacán, México.

La flor de Cempasuchilt,se usa como ofrenda en los altares del Dia de Muertos,sus petalos representan los rayos del sol-

Mexican cempasúchitl (marigold) is the traditional flower used to honor the dead

Celebrarán a la muerte en el CCUT - Cultura Colectiva - Cultura Colectiva

Celebrarán a la muerte en el CCUT

Experience the Mexican holiday of Día de Muertos (Day of the Dead) in the beautiful state of Michoacán, Mexico.   Mexico Vacation | Mexico Travel | Day of the Dead | Día de los Muertos | Michoacan | Janitzio Island | Patzcuaro | Tzintzuntzan | Mexico Places to Visit | Mexico Trips | Wanderlust | Cool Travel Destinations

Experiencing Day of the Dead in Michoacán: Morelia + Pátzcuaro + Tzintzuntzan + Janitzio Island

Experience the Mexican holiday of Día de Muertos (Day of the Dead) in the beautiful state of Michoacán, Mexico. Mexico Vacation | Mexico Travel | Day of the Dead | Día de los Muertos | Michoacan | Janitzio Island | Patzcuaro | Tzintzuntzan | Mexico Places to Visit | Mexico Trips | Wanderlust | Cool Travel Destinations

Entrance to the Cemetery on the island of Janitzio, Michoacán Mexico. This area is the center of the Dia de los muertos ~habanos_r_us.

Entrance to the cemetery on the island of Janitzio, Michoacán Mexico. This area is the center of the Dia de los Muertos celebration.

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Dia De Muertos Pátzcuaro Michoacan

theshazzamity: Day of the Dead - Calaveras and Catrinas The mood of these holidays will also vary from grievance to humorous as relatives .

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