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Dealing with Grief During the Holidays


El Día de los Muertos is Celebrated in October to November
The day of the dead
 
El Día de los Muertos, The Day of the Dead, is a yearly celebration that remembers and honors the dead. It originated in Central and South America and has been introduced into the United States. It acknowledges that death is a is a transition and that the dead are with us in our hearts.
 
Here Are Some Links About El Día de los Muertos
 
The following links will give you some ideas of how others celebrate this day and what kinds of offerings they put on the altars for El Día de los Muertos:
 
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Day_of_the_Dead
http://www.digitalofferings2007.com/
http://www.digitalofferings2007.com/main.php
http://www.carnaval.com/dead/posada.htm