Inti Raymi

Praise The SUN! IN CUSCO

Inti Raymi 2015

Why celebrate Inti Raymi

Inti Raymi in translation from Quechua is "sun festival" and it's to celebrate the sun for all the things that a sun does. Being a source of light, warmth, and LIFE. Honoring it with parades and folk music like one big party, because Inti Raymi is one of the most celebrated holidays in South America

Celebrated Every Winter Solstice

Though it would be our summer, it's their winter times. The festivity starts June 24, and even thought a celebration for the sun on their shortest day of the year, the celebration is bring it back for them and being hopeful for a good upcoming planting season

See For Yourself :)



Is the food that is mainly eaten during this celebration, Parched corn topped with various meats and watery realms