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Día de los Muertos: Mexican day of the dead 2018

Hosted by the Consul of the Cologne Interesting Talks Group
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Took place 1 month ago
Thu 01 Nov 14:00 - 18:00

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The Día de los Muertos at the Protected content

Every year at the "Día De Los Muertos" in Mexico, the dead visit the living, which is celebrated mainly as a happy event - also in the Museum:

Invitation to all living and dead visitors: Ceremonial opening
the newly designed Mexican altar altar to the Día de los Muertos.
The Día De Los Muertos will be a joyful event in Mexico
celebrated. On this day of the year, the dead visit the living - and
These are prepared accordingly: In the houses are decorated
Gift tables (ofrendas) as a souvenir of the deceased, to the feast
include skulls of sugar, dead bread and music.

The gift table in the RJM is designed by Mexican artists
Rosaana Velasco and Liliana Cobos. The dead altar in Protected content dedicated to Guadalupe"Pita" Amor and Egon Erwin Kisch. The Mexican poetess with European roots this year would have been Protected content old.
Egon Erwin Kisch - a German-speaking writer from Prague and journalist - died 70 years ago. During the 3rd Reich he found refuge in Mexico.