Day of the Dead traditions vary among regions and villages. The way that The Day of the Dead is celebrated today is a blend of the indigenous civilization traditions with the Catholic religion inherited from Spain.
Dia de Los Muertos (San Francisco). Photo taken at the Dia de los Muertos procession in the Mission (San Francisco) on Nov 2, 2008. For more info on this event, please check out my Dia de los Muertos series. Candlelight vigil, candles, day of the dead, face painting, Facepaint, Halloween, man, night, sugar skull makeup.