La danza de los morenos: Este viernes, más de 2 mil 700 bailarines se reunieron en las calles de Guaqui en Bolivia para intentar romper el récord de mayor cantidad de personas bailando. La danza elegida fue “La Morenada”, un baile tradicional andino. [x]

Posted 2 months ago / 252 notes #saya #dance #bolivia #african / Via: yearningforunity

Saya: Dance and Survival in an Afro-Bolivian Village
In the heartland of Bolivia, slavery and liberation are matters of living memory. African descendants worked as slaves until 1952, when slavery was abolished. Despite their being in the area for over 500 years, the national census doesn’t acknowledge their existence. They struggle for cultural survival maintaining their identity when they perform the “Saya” a dance rooted in their African heritage.

Saya: Dance and Survival in an Afro-Bolivian Village

In the heartland of Bolivia, slavery and liberation are matters of living memory. African descendants worked as slaves until 1952, when slavery was abolished. Despite their being in the area for over 500 years, the national census doesn’t acknowledge their existence. They struggle for cultural survival maintaining their identity when they perform the “Saya” a dance rooted in their African heritage.

Breathtaking Photos Of Witch Doctors And Healers Reveal The Spiritual Diversity Of Bolivia

Photography by Thomas Rousset and Raphaël Verona

Posted 2 months ago / 31 notes #bolivia #salar #uyuni #llama #lhama #lama #potosi

Llama, Salar de Uyuni - Potosi/Bolivia
by @klauette

Llama, Salar de Uyuni - Potosi/Bolivia

by @klauette

POR FENNO JACOBS. Mulheres bolivianas observam a mais nova mercadoria em loja de departamento em Agosto de 1943.

POR FENNO JACOBS. Mulheres bolivianas observam a mais nova mercadoria em loja de departamento em Agosto de 1943.

SKATEBOARDING EN LA PAZ/BOLIVIA
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Posted 3 months ago / 23 notes #salar #uyuni #bolivia #potosi #colors #mirror / Via: 31h21

Salar de Uyuni, Potosi/Bolivia

Salar de Uyuni, Potosi/Bolivia

Carnaval in Bolivia

Carnaval in Bolivia

Posted 3 months ago / 26 notes / Via: sirenasguidetothegalaxy

sirenasguidetothegalaxy:

Potatoes are a huge deal in Bolivia, there are almost 4000 varities and they like to dry them and do all sorts to them, Bolivians are super proud of the potato and a staple of every meal..and I wonder why I am gaining weight hmmmm

La Paz at night - Bolivia

La Paz at night - Bolivia

Chuño con Huevo
This is one of Bolivia’s (and Peru’s) traditional dishes. It looks very unappetizing but it’s actually not bad at all - it has a very simple savoury flavour .The black chunks are pieces of black Chuño, a type of potato which is freeze-dried and used by the Quechua (and Aymara) communities which is scrambled with egg. Chuño was traditionally freeze-dried for storage purposes by exposing it to the extreme low temperatures and high sunlight of the Andean Antiplano

Chuño con Huevo

This is one of Bolivia’s (and Peru’s) traditional dishes. It looks very unappetizing but it’s actually not bad at all - it has a very simple savoury flavour .The black chunks are pieces of black Chuño, a type of potato which is freeze-dried and used by the Quechua (and Aymara) communities which is scrambled with egg. Chuño was traditionally freeze-dried for storage purposes by exposing it to the extreme low temperatures and high sunlight of the Andean Antiplano

Apolobamba Bolivia by Michael Bollino on Flickr.

Cerro Rico, Potosi/Bolivia

Cerro Rico, Potosi/Bolivia

Posted 3 months ago / 52 notes #llama #lama #lhama #bolivia #south america / Via: janderoos

Yes, we have llamas!

Yes, we have llamas!

Bolivia: El Alto

Bolivia: El Alto


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