PERU: CHANGE OF RELIGION AS A FACTOR OF CONSISTENCY

Americas original inhabitants had for thousands of years worshipped their ancestors. As their descendants became more resident, they also worshipped Mother Earth and got a more dualistic world view. As early farmers their heirs developed a trinity represented by the snake, the puma and the condor. And much later, the Incas proclaimed themselves as Children…

THANKS TO MY DISCUSSION PARTNERS IN MEXICO AND PERU

I started comparing the roots of Mexico and Peru. Indians were not just Indians, such as many have imagined and still are imagining. They say more than just UGH! On the one hand you have the Aztec Empire with a structure with room for local autonomy and on the other the Inca Empire with centralized…