monument to the victory of indigenous quechua warriors over the spaniards - tarabuco (bolivia)


Monument to the victory of indigenous quechua warriors over the spaniards.­ The quechua warrior is holding the bloody heart that he excised from the chest of the dead spanish soldier.­

The local indigenous people are very proud of this monument and they decorate it with traditional clothing.­

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Tarabuco, Bolivia

Photos taken in Bolivia in February and March 2010.­

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- Silver Mine - Potosí (Bolivia).

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- Chile.