Day of the Deads in Acaxochitlan

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A cross appears adorned with cempaxochitl flowers to pay homage to the Day of the Deads in front of a corn milpa in Acaxoxhitlan, a Native nahuatl village, in northern state of Hidalgo. Hundreds of Native villages pay homage to their deads on the eve of November 2 as a tradition since the preHispanic times. Photo by Heriberto Rodriguez