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  • ISBN: 9780292730533
  • ISBN10: 0292730535

The Huarochiri Manuscript: a Testament of Ancient and Colonial Andean Religion

by Salmon, Frank A Urioste, George L.

  • Binding: Paperback
  • Publisher: University of Texas Press
  • Publish date: 01/01/1991
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AcknowledgmentsIntroductory Essay: The Huarochir ManuscriptThe manuscript as testamentAndean religion and "Inca religion"General outline of the Huarochir manuscript Early times and peoplesThe Paria Caca cycle and the myths of group identityChaupi amca and the mythology of genderThe Incas as seen from HuarochirThe Spanish invasion as seen from HuarochirSpecialized chaptersThe Huarochir region's people and their historic situationInto the world of the huacas Pacha : 'earth, world, time, place' Camay : a concept of specific essence and force, 'to charge with being, to infuse with species power' Huaca : 'superhuman person, shrine, holy and powerful object'; huaca priesthood Yuriy/yumay : concepts of human birth and descent Ayllu : corporate landholding collectivity self-defined as ancestor-focused kindred Llacta : 'village' as cultic and territorial unitThe original textThe possible genesis of the text in the local conjuncturePrevious editions of the Huarochir manuscriptThe character of the present translationLanguage substrates and non-Quechua languagesQuechua other than the "general" dialectLanguage(s) of the Jaqi (Aymara) familyNon-Quechua, non-Jaqi native lexicon?SpanishThe problem of redactionThe problem of validationTranslation of styleFraming sentencesNarrative passagesVersified speech in semantic coupletsOther translation conventionsNote conventionsTranscription conventionsToponymic and onomastic spelling conventionsIndex and glossaryThe Huarochir Manuscript[Preface]Chapter 1. How the Idols of Old Were, and How They Warred among Themselves, and How the Natives Existed at That TimeChapter 2. How Cuni Raya Vira Cocha Acted in His Own Age. The Life of Cuni Raya Vira Cocha. How Caui Llaca Gave Birth to His Child, and What FollowedChapter 3. What Happened to the Indians in Ancient Times When the Ocean Overflowed Chapter 4. How the Sun Disappeared for Five Days. In What Follows We Shall Tell a Story about the Death of the SunChapter 5. How in Ancient Times Paria Caca Appeared on a Mountain Named Condor Coto in the Form of Five Eggs, and What Followed. Here Will Begin the Account of Paria Caca's EmergenceChapter 6. How Paria Caca Was Born as Five Falcons and Then Turned into Persons, and How, Already Victorious over All the Yunca of Anchi Cocha, He Began to Walk toward Paria Caca Mountain, and What Happened along the WayChapter 7. How Those Cupara People Revere the One Called Chuqui Suso Even to This Day Chapter 8. How Paria Caca Ascended. How One Man Came Back with His Child by Following Paria Caca's Commands, and, Finally, How He Struggled with Huallallo CaruinchoChapter 9. How Paria Caca, Having Accomplished All This, Began to Ordain His Own CultChapter 10. Who Chaupi amca Was, Where She Dwells, and How She Arranged Her CultChapter 11. How People Danced the Chanco Dance. In Speaking of These Matters, We Shall Also Tell Who Tutay Quiri, the Child of Paria Caca, Was. The Story Is Like ThisChapter 12. How Paria Caca's Children Undertook the Conquest of All the Yunca PeopleChapter 13. MamaChapter 14.Chapter 15. Next We Shall Write about What Was Mentioned in the SecondChapter, Namely, Whether Cuni Raya Existed before or after CaruinchoChapter 16. Here We Shall Write on Whether Paria Caca, Born from Five Eggs, Was Composed of Brothers or Whether Paria Caca Was Their Father, Things of This KindChapter 17.Chapter 18.Chapter 19.Chapter 20. Here Begins the Life of Llocllay Huancupa. In What Follows, We Shall Also Write about Its EndChapter 21. Although a Dream Is Not Valid, We Shall Speak about That Demon's Frightful Deeds and Also about the Way in Which Don Cristbal Defeated HimChapter 22.Chapter 23. We Shall Write Here about the Inca's Summons to All the Huacas. We ShallAlso Speak Here of Maca Uisa's Victory
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