One MUM, who was accused of being angry for throwing a bash to celebrate her daughter’s first birthday “Satanic” entirely with a goat-horned demon, hit back at the critics.
Janeth Zapata shocked social media users with her bizarre greeting for her toddler – which included black decorations, a five-pointed star cake and pictures of attached goats. associated with the devil.
The young mother posted a video of the event on her TikTok in August, which went viral with 2.3 million views and thousands of comments.
She captioned the footage, which featured her daughter smiling widely: “Rumor says I got the best outfit for my first birthday.”
Social media user Susely Cardenas wrote: “It’s not a birthday party, it’s a sacrifice.”
The clip caused quite a stir, with another viewer Lorena Salazar commenting: “I don’t think it’s party or color for a little girl. I really don’t know what went through the mother’s mind. “.
Zapata’s daughter’s name is Lilith, in keeping with the party theme, referring to the biblical figure of Adam’s first wife.
Viewers also note that the birthday girl shares the same name as the demon female character in Jewish folklore.
The images show the boy dressed in black next to a piñata resembling Baphomet, a goat-headed deity used in Satanic rituals.
One can also see the pawn stuffed in a birthday cake with a five-pointed star – a symbol of modern occultism – icing.
The comments prompted Janeth to provide an explanation after a backlash.
The young mother explains: “I see many news sites that cover my daughter’s party with lies.
“1. We are not Satanists. 2. There were guests. 3. The party didn’t have anything Satanic. 4. Piñata was not Satan, nor was he a demon, but Baphomet. 5. The pentagram is not reversed because it is not Satan.”
Another birthday party that drew attention for an unusual reason was that of a traumatized six-year-old after her parents hired a Bigfoot figure when plans for Elsa fell through.
Some moms have spoken out about the pressure of social media and how they feel it is ruining their first birthday party.
New research shows that one in five parents think the demands of Insta, Facebook and Twitter put pressure on everyone to make the big day perfect.