traditional flower of the dead. Their bright orange and yellow hues are believed to attract and guide the spirits towards the altars and offerings prepared for them. These flowers serve as a symbol of the fleeting and transient nature of life, as they bloom profusely during autumn, coinciding with the time of Día de Muertos.
The strong, pungent scent of marigolds is thought to help the spirits find their way back to their loved ones’ homes. It is believed that the fragrant aroma acts as a bridge, connecting the spiritual and physical worlds.🌼💀