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Culture

Casa del Alabado: Animals and The Pre-Columbian World

Temporary exhibition: “Animals and The Pre-Columbian World”  The Pre-Columbian Art Museum Casa del Alabado is pleased to invite you to the temporary exhibition “Animals and the Pre-Columbian World”, which will remain open to the public until

Cristo Pescador: Maritime procession

Santa Rosa de Salinas, located in the province of Santa Elena, celebrates a procession known as “Cristo Pescador” which translates to Christ the Fisherman. This religious tradition has been practiced

An intro to the Cañaris

Pre Inca cultures such as the Cañaris had interesting worldviews that attributed aspects of their race and culture to nature and mysticism.  Fantastic events were attributed to tell the story

Yunguilla to Maquipucuna: trekking through biodiverse valleys and ancestral trails

Yunguilla and Maquipucuna, belonging to the Metropolitan District of Quito, are located within the Andean Choco Region – which was recently proclaimed a World’s Biosphere Reserve! Besides its natural wonders,

Celebrating Inti Raymi in Ingapirca

Located in Cañar, Ingapirca Inca architectural complex is the most important pre-columbian site in Ecuador! Ingapirca means “wall of the Inca” and on-site, you can find the remains of what

Riobamba: Inti Raymi 2019

Texto: Gobierno Autónomo Municipal de Riobamba Una de las tradiciones que tiene como legado la nación Puruhá, es la fiesta del sol y la cosecha del solsticio de Junio, el

Pesillo: Women who collect mushrooms

53-year-old Herminia Catucuamba is a kichwa cayambi woman, leader of the Urcu Sisa Artisanal and Commercial Union. She is one of the twenty women who collect mushrooms from pine forests

Corpus Christi in Cuenca

Corpus Christi is undoubtedly one of the most important and ancient religious events celebrated in the city of Cuenca! Every year, precisely after the festivity of the Holy Trinity or

Maga Dávalos: fotografía documental & comunidades indígenas

Maga Dávalos es una fotógrafa documental, durante su juventud ha convivido y fotografiado a comunidades indígenas dentro de la selva ecuatoriana. Entrevista: ¿Desde qué edad practicas la fotografía? ¿Crees tú