Flowers for the Earth
Customs

August First, Share a Meal with the Earth

Brown and dry, the hills surround Cuzco as August begins.  The month of wind when many Cuzqueños pull out their … 0 1060
Commentary

Inca, a Statue and a Struggle

The Incas not only are an important part of Cuzco’s history, they are a basis of its economy and their … 2 2404
Peruvian Flag and Cusco Flag with Fruit
Uncategorized

On Peru’s Independence Day

Peru gained its independence on the 28th of July 1821, and every year we celebrate our country. There are various … 0 1646
Alpaca Loin with Gravy
Ingredients

Alpaca, a Story

Dark and juicy like beef, alpaca meat graces many plates in tourist restaurants in Cuzco and very few dishes in … 1 2127
Maracuya Sours Made with Pisco
Food Culture, Ingredients, Peruvian Cuisine

Cheers, Pisco and Peru

This week Peru celebrates its anniversary in an outpouring of national pride.  While patriotism is part of the air people … 0 1958

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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 … 0 684
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 4805
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 2425
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 2373
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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