Chignahuapan, Puebla
From the Zócalo to the Chignahuapan Lagoon

About Festival de la Luz y de la Vida

Series of events that take place for the Day of the Dead festivities in Mexico. Offerings, exhibition of the cosmogonic sawdust rug, music, gastronomy, contests and dances. In the framework of the celebrations, the representation of the path of the dead takes place until their last resting place; The participants, torch in hand, begin the march from the Zócalo to the Chignahuapan Lagoon (1.5 km approx), where with colored lights, dancers and a floating pyramid guarded by skulls, the journey of souls is narrated until reaching Mictlán.