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Potosi miners carnival en Bolivia by Patricio Crooker

A picture dated Friday January 25, 2013 shows an image of Christ in the Cross or "Tata Ckaccha" before the Miners Carnival in the Andes city of Potosi in Bolivia.Already in 1663 the Spanish chronicler Marquez Jerez de los Caballeros described the colorful  miners carnival in Potosi. Four centuries later, the tradition of the legendary Cerro Rico miners is  still alive ..

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A picture dated Friday January 25, 2013 shows an image of Christ in the Cross or "Tata Ckaccha" before the Miners Carnival in the Andes city of Potosi in Bolivia.Already in 1663 the Spanish chronicler Marquez Jerez de los Caballeros described the colorful miners carnival in Potosi. Four centuries later, the tradition of the legendary Cerro Rico miners is still alive ..

Headline: Potosi carnival miners in Bolivia
Author: Patricio Crooker


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