Day of the Dead // Día de los Muertos ~ is a Mexican holiday celebrated throughout Mexico and around the world in other cultures. The holiday focuses on gatherings of family and friends to pray for and remember friends and family members who have died. It is particularly celebrated in Mexico, where it is a national holiday, and all banks are closed. The celebration takes place on November 1.
Santa Muerte, the Skinny Lady: Lady of Shadows, an unofficial Mexican saint who watches over the poor and disenfranchised, gay people, transsexuals, and who is supplicated to by numerous organised criminals.