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Spaniards revel in the "Las Fallas" fiesta

THE ASIAN AGE

Published : Mar 16, 2017, 4:46 pm IST
Updated : Jul 8, 2017, 8:39 pm IST
Valencia celebrates the ancient "Las Fallas" fiesta by burning large paper mache satiric figures displayed around the streets of the city. (Photo: AP)
Valencia celebrates the ancient
People stand near fallas, satirical sculptures made of wood and plastic, a paper mache before the traditional Fallas festival. (Photo: AP)
People stand near fallas, satirical sculptures made of wood and plastic, a paper mache before the traditional Fallas festival. (Photo: AP)
A man takes a photo during Fallas festival in Valencia as they celebrate the ancient "Las Fallas" fiesta. (Photo: AP)
A man takes a photo during Fallas festival in Valencia as they celebrate the ancient
A worker puts finishing touches to a paper mache figure before the traditional Fallas festival in Spain. (Photo: AP)
A worker puts finishing touches to a paper mache figure before the traditional Fallas festival in Spain. (Photo: AP)
A worker makes final adjustments on a Falla before the start of the traditional Fallas festival in Valencia. (Photo: AP)
A worker makes final adjustments on a Falla before the start of the traditional Fallas festival in Valencia. (Photo: AP)
A man stands near fallas, satirical sculptures made of wood and plastic, a paper mache before the traditional Fallas festival in Valencia. (Photo: AP)
A man stands near fallas, satirical sculptures made of wood and plastic, a paper mache before the traditional Fallas festival in Valencia. (Photo: AP)
People watch decorative lights during Fallas festival in Valencia. (Photo: AP)
People watch decorative lights during Fallas festival in Valencia. (Photo: AP)

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