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P"iña Urqu, Jamp'atu y la Boca de Katari: La Adoración de los Litos Andinos
- Author(s): Delgado-P., G
- Editor(s): Schmelz, Bernd
- Ross Crumrine, N.
- et al.
Andean peoples, predominantly Aymara and Quechua, preserve hylozoistic principles as part of their beliefs. They ritually feed mountain shrines called 'Wakas.' By making reference to previous reports, the article documents several Andean sites where ritual earth-feeding is realized.
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