K'iche' Maya Oral History Project



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This story is of a man named Estéban would go to the mountains to pray, and ask God for rain. Then he saw that when he prayed the clouds would gather over the mountain tops but it didn't rain. So Esteban taught the people of the town how to ask God for rain together.

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Latin American and Iberian Institute, University of New Mexico


Drought; prayer


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Oral History #045: Estéban Shows the People How to Ask for the Rain



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