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Little soul guide
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16th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Little soul guide

This image was taking during the Day of the Dead at Pacanda, a little island in Mexico. During this event all the inhabitants, including the ones working outside, come back there and participate. It celebrates the continuance of life, family relationships and community solidarity.

TAGS: Altar, Boy, Candle, Mexico, Night

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Nantes, France
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© Carole PARIAT.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 11.2017
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 30, 2018, 4:11 p.m.
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