My Peru - A Guide to the Culture and Traditions of the Andean Communities of Peru

A Guide to the Culture and Traditions of the Andean Communities of Peru

 

introduction

responsible tourism

my community

maps

homestay

handicrafts

traditional clothing

traditional dances

fiestas & festivals

education

rituals & beliefs

natural medicines

agricultural calendar

gallery

my photos

my drawings

my stories

local ngo's

Gallery

   

Weaving Communities

Pitumarca Weaving Cooperative Chinchero Weaving Cooperative Amaru Weaving Cooperative
   
Chahuaytire Weaving Cooperative    

   

Fiestas

Reyes Magos, Ollantaytambo Virgen de Candelaria, San Blas, Cusco 2003 Carnival Pisac
Carnival Cuyo Grande Carnival Pisac Ruins Carnival Taray
Carnival Amaru 2006 Carnival Amaru 2007 Senor de los Temblores, Cusco 2007
Easter, Cusco 2007 Corpus Christi, Cusco Qoyllur Rit'i, Ausangate
Inti Raymi, Cusco Virgen de Carmen, Pisac 2005 Virgen de Natividad, Chinchero
 
"Santuranticuy" Cusco Virgen de la "O", Yucay  

 

Miscellaneous

Spring Flowers Part 1 Spring Flowers Part 2 Spring Flowers Part 3
Medicinal Plants Flowers & Orchids of the Inca Trail (3 pages) Offering to Pachamama (Mother earth)
Chinchero market, held every Sunday morning, Chinchero, Cusco, Peru
Threshing (Chinchero) Preparing Chuño (freeze-dried potato) Chinchero Market (held every Sunday)

 

 

  

Introduction / Responsible Tourism in Peru / My Community / Maps of Peru / Andean Homestay Programme / Peruvian Handicrafts / Traditional Clothing in Peru / Traditional Dances of Peru / Fiestas and Festivals of Peru / Peruvian Education / Rituals, Beliefs and Customs in Peru / Natural Medicines in Peru / Agriculture in Peru / Peru Photo Gallery / My Photos / Drawings by Peruvian Children / Stories of Peru / Local Non-Government Organisations NGOs / Links / Site Map

 

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