Peru Day 4 Part 2: Karajia Funeral Tombs

by Shasta Paravati March. 24, 2018 450 views

For this I don't have much to say. Death in any form is a beautiful transition. To have stood in the valley of former ceremonial graves that have lasted many millennium is a honor and a blessing. Enjoy!

The start of our walk down...

The start of our walk down...

Oh, where is a horse???

Oh, where is a horse???

Rest stop...

Rest stop...

There they are... now imagine, I thought we could touch them... nope. Not at that elevation.

There they are... now imagine, I thought we could touch them... nope. Not at that elevation.

The two sculls anchoring served as a warning to enemies; "trespass and you'll loose your head". WOW.

The two sculls anchoring served as a warning to enemies; "trespass and you'll loose your head". WOW.

This valley, at one time, had many of the sarcophagi. Due to earthquakes they fell and were destroyed.

This valley, at one time, had many of the sarcophagi. Due to earthquakes they fell and were destroyed.

Quadrant 1 and the four faces.

Quadrant 1 and the four faces.

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