Offering of the Earth Ceremony

Peruvians believe that while Mother Earth gives birth and takes care of the living, there is also a time for her to receive and call for sacrifice. Elaine Martin of Denver, Colorado, witnessed this traditional ceremony, known as Offering of the Earth, while on our Machu Picchu to the Galapagos small group tour. (Click “Read more” to view Elaine’s video.)

Peruvians believe that while Mother Earth gives birth and takes care of the living, there is also a time for her to receive and call for sacrifice. Elaine Martin of Denver, Colorado, witnessed this traditional ceremony, known as Offering of the Earth, while on our Machu Picchu to the Galapagos small group tour.

Post Date: 
2011