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Sacrificed rooster head on cross at cemetery in Chichicastenango Guatemala

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Photo ➝ Sacrificed rooster head on cross at cemetery in Chichicastenango Guatemala

Sacrificed rooster head on cross at Cementerio General (general cemetery). In the Chichicastenango town cemetery K'iche' Mayan people offer chickens, flowers, incense and candles. Roman Catholicism is the main religion in Chichicastenango, yet it is filled with Mayan rituals.

Chichicastenango, El Quiché department, Guatemala. Central America.


Location/Subject: La Ruta Maya, The Mayan Route
City/Town: Chichicastenango
State/Province: Department of Quiche
Country: Guatemala
Sublocation: Mesoamerica
World Region: Latin America
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