Breaking the piñata symbolizes the fight against evil while sweets and fruits represent the goods obtained by preferring good over evil.
Mazatlán, Sinaloa.- Hitting the piñata until it breaks symbolizes the fight against evil, while sweets and fruits represent the goods obtained by preferring good over evil.
This year merchants who are dedicated to making and selling piñatas are congratulated that the sale soared by up to 80 percent compared to last year.
Francisca Luquin, commented that her lifelong job has been the development and sale of these products that bring joy to people and more on special dates like these.
“It is a great pleasure for me to know that I am building joy to those who like to hit a piñata, in addition to adding sweets or traditional fruit of this time,” he added.
Don Pancho has been in the market for more than 50 years, Pino Suárez, from Mazatlán, selling piñatas for all times and according to his words, nothing gives him more pleasure than exhibiting them on these dates.
“I feel very good, besides it is a family tradition to always be offering them for these dates, because they represent the joy of the birth of Our Lord Jesus Christ,” he argued.
According to a survey that this portal carried out by the different stores, the piñatas range between 80 and 300 pesos depending on the size and model that the client wishes to carry.