Fiesta De La Asunción De La Bendita Virgen

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The Virgin Mary is an important figure in Mexico and there are several important holidays connected with her. La Asuncion de Virgen (Assumption of Mary) is the feast celebrating Mary’s body and soul ascending to heaven. Carpets of flowers are woven by her devotees and decorate the churches. Streets are filled with flowers. Special devotional songs are sung during a procession carrying her picture that winds through the streets to the church.

Location:  Cozumel, Cozumel

Date:  Aug 15, 2018