traditional aztec dancers in mexico at el día de los muertos (day of the dead), rooted in an aztec festival thousands of years old, dedicated to the worship of the goddess mictecacihuatl (queen of the underworld, lady of the dead)
goddess Mictecacihuatl (Lady of the Dead) is Queen of Mictlan (the Underorld) and Goddess of the Underworld, ruling over the afterlife with Mictlantecuhtli, her husband. Her role is to keep watch over the bones of the dead. She presided over the ancient festivals of the dead
mictecacihuatl | Mictecacihuatl, Aztec goddess of the dead. Presumably influenced José ...
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Day of the Dead Inspiration
During the time of the Aztecs, a monthlong summer celebration was overseen by the goddess Mictecacihuatl, the Lady of the Dead. Description from rebelcircus.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images