celebration, news

The Feast of San Pedro and San Pablo

Closing the festival of Cusco comes the feast of San Pedro and San Pablo on the penultimate day that is … 0 538
Fiesta del Rio Dance from Quillabamba (Photo: Wayra)
celebration, fiestas

Celebration for the Anniversary La Convencion Province

The celebration of the anniversary of the province of La Convención whose capital is Quillabamba, is celebrated on June 25. … 0 549
Beauty and the Saqra, Having Fun in Cuzco (Photo: Walter Coraza).
celebration, Culture, Customs, news

Paucartambo’s Masks Declared Cultural Heritage

The knowledge and the techniques in the elaboration of the masks of Paucartambo were declared Cultural Patrimony of the Nation, … 0 585
The Bulls
Customs

Techniques to Hunt Wild Cattle for Bullfights

In the month of August a very important festival, the bullfight, takes place in Ica. For it the inhabitants have … 0 509
The Christ of Qoyllority (Walter Coraza Morveli)
celebration, Customs

In Honor of the Lord of Qoyllorriti

The festival of the Lord of Qoyllorriti is one of the most important in the calendar of activities for the … 0 502

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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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The Multiple Spanishes of Cusco

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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 4435
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 2192
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 2144
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
Customs, drinks, history, Intersections, Medicinals, tourism, Travel

Ayahuasca, A Plant with Demands, Challenges, and Changes

What if I told you there was a plant that could show your past, present, and future? A plant believed … 0 3172