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Church in San Lorenzo Zinacantán

Iglesia de San Lorenzo

The huge central Iglesia de San Lorenzo was rebuilt following a fire in 1975. Today there are often masses of flowers on the altar. Photography is banned in the church and churchyard.
Religious in San Lorenzo Zinacantán

San Sebastián

Celebrating the patron saint of the town, hundreds of traditionally dressed indigenous people throng the streets while one or two people dressed as jaguars have fake squirrels thrown at them!
Religious in San Lorenzo Zinacantán

La Virgen de La Candelaria

One of the most important celebrations, this one celebrates the Virgin of Candelaria and is another good excuse for everyone to get dressed up in their finest traditional clothing.