Mazahua

Lingo Cards For fans of Indigenous Languages, hashtag:  #LenguaIndígena Lessons in Mazahua taught by Alejandro Pérez Blancas are available online from Soundcloud with accompanying texts on the National Commission for the Development of Indigenous Peoples (CDI) website. Wikipedia: The Mazahua language is an indigenous language of Mexico, spoken in the country’s central states by the ethnic …

Restoration of the Wixárika Worldview

Lingo Cards New on the INAH YouTube Channel The Nierika painting attributed to the shaman artist José Benítez Sánchez (1938-2009), shows colorful and symmetrical elements that are part of the wixárika worldview, such as the double-headed snake, deer, corn cobs, geometrical figures and fitomorphs. The restoration is being done by the professors and students of …

Michoacán

Photo: Marlene Ehrenberg, Janitzio Michoacán is located in Western Mexico, and has a stretch of coastline on the Pacific Ocean to the southwest. It is bordered by the states of Colima and Jalisco to the west and northwest, Guanajuato to the north, Querétaro to the northeast, the State of México to the east, and Guerrero …

Mixtec

Photo The term Mixtec (Mixteco in Spanish) comes from the Náhuatl word Mixtecapan, or ‘place of the cloud-people.’ The area in which Mixtec is spoken is known as the Mixteca. Teposcolula One of the great works of Spanish colonial architecture is the monastery of Teposcolula. Teposcolula Retablo – Interamerican Institute Yucundaa Excavations are currently taking …

Tlaxcala

Photo: Dinesh Rao, Meeting Tlaxcala is Mexico’s smallest state and is bordered to the west by the state of México, to the northwest by Hidalgo, and to the north, east, and south by Puebla. Also see: Tlaxcala City Planeta.com Tlaxcala Links México

San Luis Potosí

San Luis Potosi Features San Luis Potosí y el Ecoturismo: Estrategia de Desarrollo Sostenible (1999) Elsewhere on the Web http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2016/10/29/a-royal-wizard-s-psychedlic-palace-in-the-mexican-jungle.html https://twitter.com/SlpEstado https://www.facebook.com/SanLuisMx Planeta.com México

Querétaro

Querétaro is located in North-Central Mexico, in a region known as Bajío. It is bordered by the states of San Luis Potosí to the north, Guanajuato to the west, Hidalgo to the east, México to the southeast and Michoacán to the southwest. The state capital is Santiago de Querétaro. Elsewhere on the Web http://www.queretaro.travel/en/ Tweets …

Radish Night 2017

Poster: Uriel Barranc Oaxaca City, Mexico – 2017 is the 120th iteration of the annual Noche de Rábanos, aka Radish Night, which takes place on Saturday, December 23 in the downtown zócalo. This is a horticultural pageant, testimony to agriculture and folk art. Who to follow on Twitter? @cortv, @TurismoCdOax Hashtags: #120Años #EchandoRaíces #NocheDeRábanos #RaícesQueDejanHuella Livestreaming CORTV is livestreaming a three-hour recap …

Suspended: International Streetfood Congress = Congreso Internacional Comer En La Calle #ComerEnLaCalle

Suspended. International Streetfood Congress = Congreso Internacional Comer En La Calle If there are new dates, we will share them on this page. Key Links http://comerenlacalle.org http://comerenlacalle.org/home-en/ #ComerEnLaCalle (Facebook) #ComerEnLaCalle (Twitter) Instagram Questions How can Planeta.com assist/document the event? Planeta.com Mexico City Food, Health and Cultivating Communities In praise of street food