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Group of Cusco citizens plans to reclaim Temple Qorikancha
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Friday January 19, 2018
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In a letter to Pope Francis, a group of Cusqueños wants to convince the Catholic Church to return the ancient Inca temple Qorikancha.

Like many other Inca temples in the city of Cusco and its surroundings, Qorikancha, the most important temple of the Inca Empire, had been destroyed during the Spanish conquest more than 500 years ago and a Catholic church had been built on its foundations....
This recognition commits us to working closely with the residents, parish leaders, dance teams, and other people involed, in order to safeguard the original and authentic characteristics of the festival of the Virgen del Rosario de Huallhua ...
Wednesday February 12, 2014
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Cusco  and Lima, ideal cities for backpackers
According to a list published by Price of Travel, a database of travel costs in over 110 cities around the world, Cusco and Lima are top destinations in Latin America for backpackers ...
The Latin Songwriter Hall of Fame, an organization established in 2012 to recognize and celebrate the world best Latin Songwriters and to inspire new songwriters through showcases, workshops, scholarships and digital initiatives, has announced the 24 2013 Latin Songwriters Hall of Fame nominees ...
According to Francisco Grippa, the vice minister of Industry and Small and Medium Enterprises, the production and export of pisco, Peru’s national spirit, will rise by 5% in 2014. ...
A recent study shows that the Manu National Park in Peru's southern Cusco and Madre de Dios regions has scored a new biodiversity record. ...
Tuesday January 21, 2014
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Government works to promote Quechua in Cusco, Peru
Cusco local government officials are creating new initiatives to promote the official use of the indigenous language Quechua. They want to recognize the historical and cultural significance of the Quechua language and its importance in the actual modern Peruvian society. ...






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