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Red Roses Oaxaca Mexico | by Ilhuicamina
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Red Roses Oaxaca Mexico

These red roses are made from beeswax colored red with cochineal. The roses will be affixed to large wax candles that are used in the traditional engagement ritual (pidiendo la novia) in Teotitlan del Valle, Oaxaca, Mexico.

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Taken on January 6, 2011