Mr. Felipe Tzul is a Maya elder from the village of Patchakan in the Corozal district who explained the tradition of Hanal Pixan in Maya T'aan(Yucatec Maya) and Spanish. Hanal Pixan is also known as Dia de muertos or Finados and is still celebrated by people of Yucatec Maya descent from Corozal,Orange Walk and Cayo. Today the Yucatec Mayas also identify themselves as "Maya , Masewal ,Maya Mestizo , Maya Masewal or Indio".
This video was recorded November 2,2016 by Mr. Jeremias Tzul from Patchakan. The video was edited by Ak Kuchkabal Maya(Our Maya Family) a Yucatec Maya group founded in San Pablo village Orange Walk to gather information about the Yucatec Maya in northern Belize. This video is for educational purposes .