Pumamarka, San Sebastián

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Pumamarka
Location Peru, Cusco Region, Cusco Province
Region Andes

Pumamarka (Aymara and Quechua puma cougar, puma, marka village,[1][2] "puma village", is an archaeological park in Peru. It is located in the Cusco Region, Cusco Province, San Sebastián District, on the left side of the river Pumamarka.[3] The site was declared a National Cultural Heritage (Patrimonio Cultural) of Peru by the National Institute of Culture.[3]

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  1. ^ Ludovico Bertonio, Aymara-Spanish dictionary (transcription)
  2. ^ Teofilo Laime Ajacopa, Diccionario Bilingüe, Iskay simipi yuyayk'ancha, Quechua – Castellano, Castellano – Quechua (Quechua-Spanish dictionary)
  3. ^ a b mincetur.gob.pe "Sitio arqueológico de Pumamarka", retrieved on January 24, 2014