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The Mexican Independence  
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El Grito every 16th of September is the Mexican Fiesta par excellence! On this day Mexicans all over the world celebrate Mexico’s independence from Spanish rule.
 
 

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El Dia de Muertos Day of the Dead  
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Since pre Columbian times, El Día de los Muertos, the Day of the Dead has been celebrated in Mexico, as in other Latin countries. ...it is the day in which the living remember their departed relatives.
 

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November 20 The Mexican Revolution
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On November 20, Mexico celebrates the anniversary of its Revolution. On this date, in the year 1910 the war to overthrow the dictator Porfirio Díaz, began.
 

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December 12 Fiesta of Our Lady of Guadalupe
On the day before the great celebration, thousands and thousands of people start to arrive. Many of them make the trip from their place of origin by bicycle.

 

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Noche Buena Christmas in Mexico  
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What a wonderful season December is in Mexico: Piñatas, Pastorelas, Posadas....
The first of nine posadas is held on December 16..... In Mexico City  they go to the Alameda Park, where dozens of photographers and vendors gather to offer their goods.
 

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Los Reyes Magos  
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Every year, on January 6, families all across Mexico gather around their tables to share the rosca de reyes.  And now, instead of finding a lima bean...
 

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Since pre-Columbian times Mexicans  regard friendship very highly, considering it a precious gift of life.    Nowadays in Mexico, as in the rest of the world, we celebrate on February 14 El Día de San Valentín
 
bullet Semana Santa in Mexico
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In just one day, more than a million visitors come to a small district to watch a 150-year-old tradition. What is behind this event? What motivates the inhabitants to go through this representation with so much dedication?
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Cinco de Mayo
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Mexicans are truly festive; any excuse gives way for a celebration! But the most important and exciting are the 16th  of September, Independence Day and Cinco  de Mayo, the Fifth of May.
 

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Reference Information
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Mexican Flag, Map of Mexico, Mexican Holidays, The Mexican National Anthem ...
 

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Easy Recipes Mexican Food
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Easy Mexican recipes.
 

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Mexican Folk Art
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Easy Mexican recipes.


 

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Mexican Songs with Lyrics
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