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Corpus Christi in Cusco

Cuzco; cradle of the great empires and the oldest civilizations in Peru, receives its jubilee month together with a beautiful set of dances, from all localities; a month where families and couples come close to enjoy capturing images with their friends or relatives, a combination of costumes and dances meet in the Plaza de Armas from June 23 to 25, many ladies prepare their typical dishes in stands, duly classified , tourists also taste both chicha blanca and its beers; the comparsas pass in the time of Corpus Christi; accumulating almost 30 minutes for each saint, completing the passage in approximately 2 hours and a half, apart from that charges are made around the Plaza de Armas, which have carguyocs and godparents who always have to donate a case of beers or a plate of suckling pig with tamale, to be able to fulfill the donation.
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Children in Corpus Christi dressed in typical costumes

Corpus Christi only has one day of duration of 1 day, then the people of Cusco dedicate themselves to other areas, on the central day the troupes have parties and consume a large amount of alcohol and typical dishes; the walk in the Plaza de Armas has an order established by the clergyman; Several youths from the comparsas carry the saint on a litter.

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