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Children in the Easter Pageantry

The Easter celebration in San Miguel continued throughout the week with parades, altars, and statues. I thought I would share some photos of the children who often led the parades scattering flowers ahead of statues of the Virgin Mother Mary and Jesus.           Advertisements

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Friday of Sorrows and Popsicles

Holy week begins in San Miguel de Allende and all of Mexico on Friday one week before Good Friday with¬†Viernes de Dolores¬†(Friday of Sorrows) ceremonies. If we have these types of events in the U.S. it did not reach my eyes or ears until SMA. Early on Friday morning, flower vendors set up stalls throughout… Continue reading Friday of Sorrows and Popsicles