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Los Toritos in Michoacan, Mexico

When the Spanish ruled Mexico they brought many lasting traditions, one of which is bullfighting. However, they imposed rules preventing indigenous people from attending. In response to this another lasting tradition was born from the people: the tradition of "Los Toritos"(Little Bulls) . In the villages of Mexico people staged their own bull fights with a Paper Mache bull. What remains is an exciting festival that remembers the traditions of the people and an independence from Spain.In this video I witnessed this fun celebration in Morelia, in the State of Michoacan.

filmmaker: maru

country: Mexico

channel: festivals

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