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This is a portion of a long traditional K'iche' marriage ceremony. In it we hear the marriage broker's (k'amaal b'e) prayers and advice given by the couple's family members and friends.
Latin American and Iberian Institute, University of New Mexico
Mondloch, James; Miguel Guarchaj Ch'o'x; and Diego Guarchaj. "Oral History #132: Marriage Ceremony in the Village of Pasaq, Xejuyub', Nahualá, November 29, 1971." (1968). https://digitalrepository.unm.edu/laii_kichemaya/26