La Mama Negra, a rite that returns after the pandemic

La Mama Negra is the representation of an African character who pays homage to the Virgin of La Merced. Photo: EFE The tradition of the Mama Negra has been commemorated for decades in LatacungaCotopaxi province. On this occasion it was celebrated with merriment, after two years of restrictions due to the coronavirus pandemic. This unique … Read more

La Mama Negra, the rite that is back in the Andes

The Black Mama, the traditional Mercedarian rite that is remembered decades ago in the center of the Ecuadorian Andes, has returned to the streets of Latacunga with hubbub, after two years of restrictions due to the coronavirus. Is unique religious celebration in the worldconsidered as Intangible Heritage of Ecuador, brings together features of the Andean … Read more

Escándalo blanco por La Sirenita Negra | Racismo

“Déjense de tanto movimiento progre y respeten las películas originales. Es insultante”; “Era mi película favorita, la arruinaron”; “¡No la queremos, queremos una pelirroja blanca, eso nos vendiste en 1989 y eso queremos!”; “Qué pasó con la hermosa sirenita que todos conocíamos, ella cantaba hermosas melodías, no parecía que fuera a rapear”; “No es cuestión … Read more

“La Mama Negra”, the Mercedarian rite that returns to the Andes after the pandemic

Quito, Sep 24 (EFE) .- “La Mama Negra”, the traditional Mercedarian rite that has been remembered for decades in the center of the Ecuadorian Andes, has returned to the streets of Latacunga with hubbub, after two years of restrictions by blame the coronavirus. This unique religious celebration in the world, considered Intangible Heritage of Ecuador, … Read more

“La Mama Negra”, the Mercedarian rite that returns to the Andes after the pandemic

This content was published on September 24, 2022 – 18:24 24 September 2022 – 18:24 Quito, Sep 24 (EFE) .- “La Mama Negra”, the traditional Mercedarian rite that has been remembered for decades in the center of the Ecuadorian Andes, has returned to the streets of Latacunga with hubbub, after two years of restrictions due … Read more