Example sentences for: altars

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  • See also Altars; Grutas; Yard Shrines

  • The same can be said for altars, nacimientos (nativity scenes), and camposanto (cemetery) graves, which are assembled with artistic care, while always communicating a devout religious sentiment.

  • These altars will traditionally have a picture or pictures of the departed with offerings and gifts.

  • See also Altars; Camposanto; Descansos; Hábito; Mandas; Religious Folk Art; Santos

  • The religious observation of All Souls’ Day, or Día de los Muertos, on November 2, is an occasion for many families to erect altars specifically for a parent or other family member who has recently died.

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