K'iche' Maya Oral History Project



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A couple had five children. However, the third son did his best to sow discord among his siblings but died unsuccessful. After he died, he came back to life and warned his loved ones not to behave as he had during his lifetime.

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Latin American and Iberian Institute, University of New Mexico


Materialism; vanity


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Oral History #057: The Punishment for Envy



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