Jigar
It is a Mexican holiday also known as Day of the Dead.
Jigar
It focuses on gatherings of family and friends to pray for and remember friends and family members who have died.
Jigar
The celebration takes place on 1st and 2nd November.
Jigar
Traditions of the festival include building private altars honouring the deceased using sugar skulls and marigolds as seen in photograph.
Jigar
They also eat the favourite foods and beverages of the departed and visiting graves with gifts.