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Las Posadas is a novenario celebrated chiefly in Mexico and by Mexican- Americans in the United States, beginning December 16 and ending December 24.

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Dec 1, 1999 ... The festivities are in full swing with the beginning of the posadas — celebrated each evening from December 16 to 24. They are, in fact, ...

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Las Posadas celebrate Joseph and Mary's search for shelter in Bethlehem with candlelight processions that end at various nativity scenes. Posada is Spanish ...

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Dec 22, 2016 ... Las Posadas: religious festival celebrated in Mexico and some parts of the ... religious, or sociocultural—that give meaning and cohesiveness.

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The tradition of the Posadas was brought to Mexico from Spain in the 1500's by Catholic Missionaries The Posadas are not to be confused with a mere ...

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Mexican National Holidays; Poinsettias: “La flor de Nochebuena”; Posadas; Piñatas ... Historically, Mexicans have conveyed the symbolic significance of ...

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May 4, 2017 ... Posadas are a Mexican Christmas tradition that take place from December 16 to 24. This celebration re-enacts Mary and Joseph's search for ...

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Las Posadas is a traditional Mexican festival that takes place from 16 December to 24 December. During Las Posadas, people often...

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Dec 24, 2012 ... Translation: Posada Song In the name of heaven I ask you for shelter, for my beloved wife can go no farther. This is not an inn Get on with you, ...