Mexico

Mexican Boys Light Fireworks for Celebration

Mexican Boys Light Fireworks for Celebration

Roberto Santiz, 12, (left) and Carlos Pérez, 8, light fireworks during the celebration of Señor de Tila held in Aldama, a municipality in Mexico’s Chiapas state. The celebration usually involves a procession where a statue of the religious figure Virgen María Magdalena is taken to meet with other statues of saints around the area. The procession ends with fireworks as the statue is returned to its altar.

Mexico Roberto Santiz, 12, (left) and Carlos Pérez, 8, light fireworks during the celebration of Señor de Tila held in Aldama, a municipality in Mexico’s Chiapas state. The celebration usually involves a procession where a statue of the religious figure Virgen María Magdalena is taken to meet with other statues of saints around the area. The procession ends with fireworks as the statue is returned to its altar.