In Spain, a celebration of victory over death

In Spain, a celebration of victory over death
In Spain, a celebration of victory over death

The festival of Santa Marta de Ribarteme is an opportunity for those who have survived near-death experiences to give thanks for their lives.

In Spain, a celebration of victory over death View image of A symbolic victory of life (Credit: Credit: Olivier Guiberteau)

In Spain, a celebration of victory over death View image of A centuries-old practice (Credit: Credit: Olivier Guiberteau)

In Spain, a celebration of victory over death View image of Celebrating survival (Credit: Credit: Olivier Guiberteau)

In Spain, a celebration of victory over death View image of No easy feat (Credit: Credit: Olivier Guiberteau)

In Spain, a celebration of victory over death View image of Many ways to give thanks (Credit: Credit: Olivier Guiberteau)

In Spain, a celebration of victory over death View image of A light-hearted atmosphere (Credit: Credit: Olivier Guiberteau)

In Spain, a celebration of victory over death View image of A celebration of life, not death (Credit: Credit: Olivier Guiberteau)