An Andean condor viewed before the Yawar Fiesta, a ritual fight between the condor and the bull, held in the mountains of Apurímac, Cotabambas, Peru, 30 July 2012. The Yawar Fiesta (Feast of Blood), an indigenous tradition which dates back to the time of the conquest, consists basically of an extraordinary bullfight in which three protagonists take part - a wild condor, a wild bull and brave young men of the neighboring communities. The captured condor, a sacred bird venerated by the...more »
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