Via Crucis

18. April 2015

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By Nell Farrell Via Crucis

New Mexico photographer Nell Farrell continues her examination of the Lenten season in Oaxaca, Mexico with the Stations of the Cross. 

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Domingo de Ramos

04. April 2015

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By Nell Farrell Domingo de Ramos

New Mexico photographer Nell Farrell continues her cultural tradition series from Oaxaca, Mexico, this time on Palm Sunday.

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Día de la Samaritana

28. March 2015

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By Nell Farrell Día de la Samaritana

New Mexican photographer Nell Farrell continues her exploration of the Lenten season in Oaxaca, Mexico. 

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Miércoles de Ceniza

17. March 2015

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By Nell Farrell Miércoles de Ceniza

Photographer Nell Farrell's ongoing photo series exploring religious and cultural holidays in Oaxaca, Mexico.  This one examines the onset of the Catholic tradition of Lent. 

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La Candelaria y La Bendición de la Cruz

03. February 2015

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By Nell Farrell La Candelaria y La Bendición de la Cruz

In Oaxaca, Mexico February 2nd is celebrated as Candlemas with remnants of a sacred day in the Aztec calendar that marks the beginning of the agricultural cycle, the midpoint between the solstice and the equinox.

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Navidad

24. December 2014

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By Nell Farrell Navidad

Visions of ritual and tradition in the lead up to Christmas in Oaxaca, Mexico.

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Juquila

08. December 2014

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By Nell Farrell Juquila

New Mexican photographer Nell Farrell documents the pilgrimage of La Virgen de Juquila during the time she lived in Oaxaca, Mexico. 

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Día de los muertos

31. October 2014

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By Nell Farrell Día de los muertos

On November 1 and 2 the souls of the departed visit their loved ones for a few hours. When they arrive they find an altar of flowers, candles and food, in accordance with family resources, set up in their honor.

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La Aurora de la Virgen del Rosario

06. October 2014

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By Nell Farrell La Aurora de la Virgen del Rosario

A submersion into a procession of faith in the hills of Oaxaca, Mexico.

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