SHOT BYFernando Baez
Within the Hidalgo Huasteca region celebrates the Day of the Dead as few places. The Xantolo (the Nahuatl word introduced by the deformation of the phrase lanita festiumominum sanctorum, which means feast of All Saints), the most important tradition of this region, which still remains well entrenched. This peculiar cult of the dead, which are remembered and venerated in a special way. Accompanied by dances, songs and typical dishes, the celebration of the Day of the Dead Xantolo or in the Huasteca Hidalgo is characterized by devotion, dedication and unity with which the inhabitants of small communities await the arrival of family and friends are no longer with them.