Country: Guatemala   /   Village: San Rafael Petzal
Ethnic Group: Maya   /   Feature: Markets

Caption:

Most communities have a central water source and washing area. A cement pool in the background features built-in wash boards for laundry. Here two women rinse dried corn kernels that have been re-hydrated to make chicha (an alcoholic beverage) for the town's annual festival.

ID # guatepetzal13
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