ID # guatepetzal4
Copyright 2001 - Jean-Philippe Soule
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Country: Guatemala   /   Village: San Rafael Petzal
Ethnic Group: Maya   /   Feature: Markets

Caption:

Here women fill water jugs and prepare chicha (alcoholic corn brew) for the annual town festival. Most women wear serious expressions when they work but on this day of joyous celebration they are all smiles. The ubiquitous red huipiles and crimson head bands create a sea of color around the central plaza.

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