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 to the culture and traditions of Peru

Responsible tourism in Peru

Peru communities and mountain villages

Peru maps, Maps of Peru

Peru homestay program, staying with local families in Peru

Handicrafts in Peru, Peru handicrafts

Traditional clothing in Peru

Traditional dances in Peru, Peru dances

Fiestas and festivals in Peru, Peru festivals

Education in Peru, Peru educations, Peru schools

Traditions, customs, ritual and beliefs in Peru, Peru cuctoms

Natural medicines in Peru

Agriculture in Peru, Peru farmers

Peru photo gallery, photos of Peru

Photos of Peru taken by local people

Drawings by children from Peru

Stories of Peru by local people

Local ngo non governmental organizations / charities in Peru

Peru website links

Traditions, Customs, Rituals and Beliefs in the Andes of Peru

   

Introduction to Religion in the Andes

 

Synchretism - The practice of two or more beliefs by a person or culture    

 

Pachamama

 

Apus

  

Witches Market

  

Despachos or Pagos

   

Sacred Valley & the Milkyway

 

Andean Cross

   

Ukuku

 

Coca

 

Guinea Pig

  

Chicha & Frutillada

 

Picanterias

    

Weddings

   

Comadre / Compadre

 

Ekeko

 

Alcitas

    

Huatia

 

Agricultural Ceremonies

 

Adobe Bricks

 

  

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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