Mapoyo oral tradition and its symbolic reference points within their ancestral territory
(Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of))
- Inscribed in 2014 (9.COM) on the List of Intangible Cultural Heritage in Need of Urgent Safeguarding
Title as submitted EN: The strong relationship between the Mapoyo cultural memory and their symbolic space
is reveal by their funerary rituals. The remembrance of their ancestors is awaken in
the indigenous cemetery.