Humintas
Food Culture, Recipes, Traditional Food

An Inca Delicacy for Times of Rain

What is yellow and white, folded over, ancient and modern?  An huminta, of course, one of the amazing delicacies of … 0 1993
Distributing Food to All People
Customs, Cuzco Neighborhoods

Happy Day of Compadres

Yesterday Cuzco celebrated the Day of the Compadres. This important pre-Carnival celebration gathered people together throughout the city to celebrate … 0 1513
Traditional Food to Eat with Hands
Food Culture, Peruvian Cuisine, Traditional Food

Hands or Forks in Cuzco

In East Asia chopsticks are the utensils of choice, while in Euroamerica one must know which fork to use in … 0 1820
Rice with Fried Eggs and Salad
Commentary, Food Culture, Peruvian Cuisine

A Yorkshireman’s Drink that Claimed Peru, Inca Kola

Once upon a time, people drank water or chicha. But nowadays, all over the world, people drink soda. And not … 0 2655
Tarwi and Fish at San Pedro Market
Food Culture, Peruvian Cuisine, Recipes, Traditional Food

Native Legume, Tarwi, Feeds Cuzco

Cuzco, like the rest of the Andes, has food plants that are new to the rest of the world.  The … 1 3524

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FOOD CULTURE

Anticuchos (Walter Coraza)

Anticucho Day, October 21

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Exchanging Coca and Fruits

Which is the fruit that we prefer? Our’s or foreign

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Mancachicharro, a tradicional dish from Chinchero, Sacred Valley (Photo: Walter Coraza Morveli)

folklore and legends

Yawar Fiesta (By Javier Prado)

The Yawar Fiesta

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Beware of Strange Dogs Following You (Walter Coraza Morveli)
Plaza de Mollepata

Literature

Rumi Maqui, A Forgotten Hero

Rumi Maqui, A Forgotten Hero

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Boarding a Taxi (David Knowlton)

There Were No Pumas Up There, A Taxi Tale

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Inca Garcilaso de la Vega

The Multiple Spanishes of Cusco

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Archeology, Culture, history, Travel

Funeral Rites in Inca Times

Inca culture was characterized by its religious and magical beliefs where death and life were one. The being did not … 0 1212
Sunset in Cusco (Walter Coraza Morveli)
Cultura, history, tourism, Travel

History and Information About Cusco

Important points of the history of Cusco starting from the Plaza de Armas. In Inca times, what is today the … 0 5294
Huaca Mesa Redonda (Photo: Wayra)
Archeology, Culture, history

Mama Qaqa or better known as ‘Mother Stone’

Mama Qaqa or better known as ‘Mother Stone’ is present among the wak’as (or huaca. A wak’a (Quechua) is an … 0 2819
Guaman Poma, Observing the Sun
history

PUCUY SUCANCA AND CHIRAO SUCANCA, INCA SOLAR OBSERVATION

One of the most important problems of astronomy and Inca calendar involves an evaluation of the identities and role of … 1 2699
Llamas y ausangate (https://www.instagram.com/p/-U9BPqovH_/)
history

Llamas and their importance in the Andean World

Llamas are domestic animals from the Camelidae family and are common in the Peruvian Andes. It was a very important … 0 594

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