Candles light up graves in the San Gregorio cemetery during Day of the Dead celebrations in Mexico City, early Sunday, Nov. 1. According to tradition, candles are lit to guide wandering souls back to their families.
Holy Daze: Samhain (October 31st, 2012) – Wiccan/Neopagan
For many, October 31st marks Halloween, a day for dressing up in scary (and not-so-scary) costumes and going door-to-door trick or treating. For others though,
he first of november .. the day of the dead .. This is the day that we remember the peope close to us that are dead, we go and put flowers on their graves, light candles .. The cemetery looks great this day/night .. because of all the light from the candles ..