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Football in a cowfield  

Football in a cowfield

Mari Mari Ayiful

November 3rd 2010
I have made a change from the Atacama desert to the rainy, green South of Chile in the Araucanía region. It is home to the Mapuche, whose medicine and cosmovision are the focus of the final academic excursion for my program. Most of our classes and almuerzas have been in a Ruka, which is a traditional Mapuche house made of a wooden frame and straw, with a fire pit in the center. They are very coz ... read more
South America » Chile » Araucanía » Temuco

Chilean Flag Prior to the coming of the Spanish in the 16th century, northern Chile was under Inca rule while Araucanian Indians inhabited central and southern Chile; the latter were not completely subjugated until the early 1880s. Although Chile declared its ind... ... read more
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Tot: 0.139s; Tpl: 0.007s; cc: 9; qc: 37; dbt: 0.0246s; 37; m:apollo w:www (50.28.60.10); sld: 2; ; mem: 6.4mb