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About quechuand

Historian and Quechua Instructor at the University of Notre Dame

P’isaqawan Atujwan

P’isaqawan Atujwan Miguel Ccoa Quispe, Pacaje (Ca. 2005) Ancha unay punchawpi pachapis waynaraq karaqan jina, juk atuq ancha sumaq takiyta uyarisqa, añañaw mana imapis kaypachapi ajinata takinchu, nispa. Chayqa q’entiq takiynin kasqa. Anchatapanuni chay takiyta munasqa, nuqa ajinata takiyta munani … Continue reading

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Kimsa Pachakuna

Kimsa Pachakuna Mariano Quispe Apucusi, Payachaka (ca. 1993)  Awichukuna willawanchis imayna kaysay paqarisqanmanta kama, kimsa pachapi purinchis. Chay kimsa pachakunaqa kan: kaypacha, uckhupacha, janajpacha. Kaypachapi kunan kausanchik, ukhupachapi wañujtinchik ayanchik churasqa kan, janajpachataq animanchis pachakamaqman kutin. Jinataq kawsayninchista kaypachapi tukupunchik … Continue reading

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Ñuqa K’anka Kani, Munayniyuq Kani

Ñuqa K’anka Kani, Munayniyuq Kani Mariano Quispe Apucusi, Macusani, (ca.1990) Unaypachamanta pachapas waynaraq karqan jina pukupuku runata rijch’arichiq kan sapa tutamanta. Pukuy pukuy, pukuy pukuy nispa pukupukuqa p’unchaqw illarimun jina taqirqan, runataq kusisqa riqch’arirqan. Juk paqarin ichaqa ququruqu, ququruqu niqta … Continue reading

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