How the epiphany is celebrated in Latin America By:dylan Reiss 1/13/17

Dia de los Reyes Magos is the name of the Latin American celebration of the Epiphany.
The Epiphany is celebrated 12 days after Christmas
The Three wise are thought of like santa clause in Latin America, they are said to give all the kids presents.
In Latin America The children fill three shoes with straw for the three wise men's horses, the shoes are put on the porch.
In Latin America during the Epiphany many parades march through the streets

* http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2015/01/06/three-kings-day-celebration-history-and-traditions-behind-el-dia-de-los-reyes_n_2412379.htmlo

* http://www.ompersonal.com.ar/omchristmas/christmas.htm”

* (catholicculture.org/culture/liturgicalyear/activities/view.cfm?id=442) “What Is 'Día De Los Reyes'?

* latintimes.com/what-dia-de-los-reyes-6-facts-about-three-wise-men-day-latin-america-361829).

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Created with images by axgarr - "puerto plata america" • Rodrigo_Soldon - "Basílica de Nossa Senhora Aparecida" • Klearchos Kapoutsis - "Epiphany" • Gellinger - "straw bales autumn straw"

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