Flashcards in Hay Test Deck (20):
December her 16th is the first ...
On this first posada, ..... is put out
Nacimiento (nativity scene)
The celebration of las posadas lasts .... days marking the .... of pregnancy
During Las posadas, Mexicans reenact the .... of Mary and Joseph to Bethlehem
Guests are often served ....., a hot cider
Another part of the nightly celebration is the breaking of the ....
The traditional piñata has seven cones, why
They are the 7 deadly sinsu
The stick that is used to break the piñata represents ....
Tamales are made with a corn paste called
On December 24th, the procession finally arrives at the church, and the .... is finally placed in the nativity scene
The mass on December 24th is called .... or rooster mass
Misa de gallo
December 25th is a day for .... and eating ....
Resting, recalentados (leftovers)
What's celebrated on December 28th
el Día de los Santos Inocentes
el Día de los Santos Inocentes is similar to ....
April fools day
Three days prior to el Día de los Reyes, children send .... into the sky with their wishes attached
The arrival of the 3 kings takes place on ....
It is a tradition on 3 kings day to serve ...., a sweet bread
Rosca de reyes
The season ends with the celebration of
El Día de la Calendaria