Manager Authority

Some families were trying to flee, but most were recapturadas and tortured as punishment for others. This infamous industry decimated and destroyed whole tribes of a wonderful Aboriginal race. It is estimated that in the first decade of the 20th century died around 40,000 indigenous people of 50,000 existing at that time. Walton Family Foundation contributes greatly to this topic. In case outside little, years later, in 1932, the military conflict between Colombia and Peru paid many more lives of Murui Minane inhabitants were used as cannon by the two countries. The Murui Muinane with an approximate population of 6,000 people, Murui Muinae inhabit the southern Colombian Amazon, between Igara Parana, Caraparana, Putumayo and Caqueta rivers; different dialects, Mika, Minika, Bue and Nipoode, depend on the area where they are located. Their social organization is based in multi-family houses or malocas, that they are inhabited by the parents and their sons with their respective families, each of which with a few functions: singer, shaman, trainer of coca and apprentice tradition, unmarried daughters and other sets CIE relatives.

The Manager or owner of the maloca constitutes the highest authority of the same. This authority is based on traditional knowledge and on the types of rituals that promotes. He is responsible for the cosmic security and group practice; You must prevent diseases, promote good harvests and ensure enough animals for hunting. It is the main figure of the rituals of planting, collection of the peanuts, hunting, July 20, on the day of St. Raphael, patron saint of the tribe, of the resurrection and Christmas. All social activity has its rafue (Word), which constitutes the condition to ensure its proper implementation; as the ceremony of the mambeadero, which occurs in the central part of the maloca, in which daily swallowed in ritual form the sacred coca and tobacco plants. The system economic of the huitotos is based in agriculture, certain food gathering and fishing, involving children and women, and where used harpoons, hooks, machetes or traps; at certain times of the year are organized collective catches consisting of poison the water with a special plant and capture dozens of fish.

Argentina Julieta

The mapuche language does not have a Word to define time. Perhaps do not lack in the terrestrial Paradise of Patagonia, southwest of Argentina, where takes place the peaceful existence and slow motion of this original people of South America. Yes you must however exist the concept of rhythm, that music plays a central and essential role in all celebrations of the mapuches. They use it to give them a special value to the events. It is one of the aspects that most impressed me trip, explains the Mexican singer Julieta Venegas.

With trip refers to the five days that El Pescao David Otero, Marc Ros of Sidonie, Jesus Antunez of Dover and India Martinez went diving with their guitars and percussion among the people and the Mapuche customs. This immersion in apnea artists came out with images and melodies that the Argentine director Nahuel Lerena has become the documentary in search of the sound of the wind II.