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  • Garifuna Beluria (Ninth Night)

    The Garifuna beluria (Ninth Night) takes place 9 nights after a death. It is part of the Garifuna culture‘s celebration of a person’s passing to meet the ancestors. Usually a tent is set up outside the house of the house where the person lived or a close family member. ¬†Guests are served rum, bread, coffee,…

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