One of the most important deities of the Incas was the Moon, called Mama Quilla, who was the sister and wife of the god Inti, accompanied the god Inti in equal rank in the celestial court, was the mother of the firmament, was the feminine side of the universe, influenced the tides, in the growth of plants, fertilization. The Incas built, lunar calendars, temples dedicated to this deity one of them is this amazing place located an hour and a half from the city of Cusco. Killarumiyoq comes from the Quechua word that translated into Spanish means “The Moonstone” its area is defined in 5 hectares approximately. Killarumiyoq was also a ceremonial center dedicated to the divinity of the femininity, the Moon, that according to the Inca tradition is the one that gives fertility to the land, in addition they constructed lunar calendars, temples dedicated to this deity and one of them located in this place.
Anta Killarumiyoq Tour 1 Day
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The last Inca hanging bridge known as Queswachaca, in the province of Canas, almost five centuries old, was reconstructed by members of the ancestral communities of Cusco based on large ropes made of straw that grows in the puna. The community is over 3720 meters high, and the bridge passes over the Apurimac River.
Huchuy Qosqo the Little Cusco is an archeological site north of Cuzco, Peru it was originally an administrative and military center around Pisaq, with many though-provoking constructions in the surrounding vicinity. You may also observe Inca buildings with fine, perfect stonework & grain-storage structures called Collcas to store and preserve food, because it was an important agricultural center to produce corn. Its name is Quechua for Little Cusco and it is found at an elevation of 3650 meters (11,800 feet), above the 3000-meter high town of Lamay and the Sacred Valley