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Tombs of Their Own
In Chichicastenango, the people bury their own in brilliantly vibrant tombs to bring celebration to the afterlife. You can often catch the Mayan locals holding rituals for their loved ones far away or long past.
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||Nov. 19, 2015, 3:03 p.m.