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Women gather at the grave of relatives during the Day of the Dead in Zunil, Guatemala, on Nov. 1. A tradition that coincides with All Saints Day and All Souls Day on Nov. 1 and 2, the ritual of decorating graves with flowers is common throughout Latin America, as is having a picnic at the departed relative's grave site.

PHOTO: Rodrigo Abd/AP/File

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