Element Traditional Mexican cuisine - ancestral, ongoing community culture, the Michoacán paradigm (Mexico)
Inscribed in 2010 (5.COM) on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity
Title as submitted EN: FOOD AS A PART OF FESTIVALS AND RITUALS - In Mexico, meals are a social act present in multiple aspects of life, including festivities and rituals. They constitute an integral part of the cultural identity of any community and help strengthening the ties between the people that forrn it / "Because I'm the groom's cousin, I give the bride a loaf of bread in the shape of a doll, so she has many children". Zacan