Pirca Pirca, Lima

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Pirca Pirca
Pirca Pirca, Lima is located in Peru
Pirca Pirca, Lima
Shown within Peru
Location  Peru
Yauyos Province, Lima
Coordinates 12°4′25″S 76°00′34″W / 12.07361°S 76.00944°W / -12.07361; -76.00944Coordinates: 12°4′25″S 76°00′34″W / 12.07361°S 76.00944°W / -12.07361; -76.00944

Pirca Pirca[1][2] (possibly from Aymara and Quechua pirqa wall)[3][4] is an archaeological site in Peru. It is located in the Lima Region, Yauyos Province, Tanta District. Pirca Pirca was declared a National Cultural Heritage of Peru by Resolución Viceministerial No. 011-2013-VMPCIC-MC on February 7, 2013.[2] It lies north of Lake Paucarcocha.[5]

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  1. ^ Peru 1:100 000, Huarochirí (25-k). IGN (Instituto Geográfico Nacional - Perú). 
  2. ^ a b Sistema Peruano de Información Jurídica, Resolución Viceministerial No. 011-2013-VMPCIC-MC
  3. ^ Radio San Gabriel, "Instituto Radiofonico de Promoción Aymara" (IRPA) 1993, Republicado por Instituto de las Lenguas y Literaturas Andinas-Amazónicas (ILLLA-A) 2011, Transcripción del Vocabulario de la Lengua Aymara, P. Ludovico Bertonio 1612 (Spanish-Aymara-Aymara-Spanish dictionary)
  4. ^ Teofilo Laime Ajacopa, Diccionario Bilingüe Iskay simipi yuyayk'ancha, La Paz, 2007 (Quechua-Spanish dictionary)
  5. ^ "El "Santuario de Pariacaca"". Cesár W. Astuahuamán Gonzales. Retrieved July 18, 2014.