November 11, 2013
A woman takes a nap near the grave of a relative at a cemetery in the town of Santa Maria Atzompa in the Mexican state of Oaxaca Nov. 1. Mexicans mark the Day of the Dead, Nov. 2,  by paying homage to their dead relatives, through the decoration of their graves and the preparation of meals.

CNS PHOTO | JORGE LUIS PLATA, REUTERS

Remembering the dead

A woman takes a nap near the grave of a relative at a cemetery in the town of Santa Maria Atzompa in the Mexican state of Oaxaca Nov. 1.

Mexicans mark the Day of the Dead, Nov. 2, by paying homage to their dead relatives, through the decoration of their graves and the preparation of meals.