Celebrating Islam in predominantly Catholic Mexico

Celebrating Islam in predominantly Catholic Mexico

For many years, lots of of Muslims have been forging their very own id in predominantly Catholic southern Mexico.

Catholicism was delivered to the primarily Maya indigenous area through the Spanish conquest, and in latest many years evangelical Christians have elevated in quantity, however Muslims from Spain additionally got here to Chiapas within the 1990s, bringing their faith with them. Quickly locals started to transform, and now many fuse indigenous tradition with Islamic customs.

Video by: Natasha Pizzey, Ana Gabriela Rojas

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