K'iche' Maya Oral History Project



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Yegua Achí, a human with supernatural powers wanted to court multiple women who did not want to marry him. Each one devised a series of tests for him to pass knowing it was impossible to do so. He did not wed any of the women.

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Latin American and Iberian Institute, University of New Mexico


Marriage; folklore; love


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Oral History #108: Yegua Achí



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