Tinyaq

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Tinyaq
Alternate name Quri Willka
Location Peru, Ayacucho Region
Region Andes
Coordinates 12°58′40″S 74°12′00″W / 12.97778°S 74.20000°W / -12.97778; -74.20000Coordinates: 12°58′40″S 74°12′00″W / 12.97778°S 74.20000°W / -12.97778; -74.20000
Type storehouses
Height 3,300 m (10,827 ft)[1]
History
Cultures Inca[1]

Tinyaq[1] (Quechua tinya a kind of drum, -q a suffix,[2][3] also spelled Tinyacc) or Quri Willka (Quechua quri gold, willka minor god in the Inca culture, an image of the Willkanuta valley worshipped as God; grandchild; great-grandson; lineage; holy, sacred, divine, willka or wilka Anadenanthera colubrina (a tree),[2][3][4] also spelled Qoriwillka)[1] is an archaeological site in Peru with storehouses of the Inca period on a mountain named Tinyaq. It is located in the Ayacucho Region, Huanta Province, Iguain District.[1][5][6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e Lidio M. Valdez, J. Ernesto Valdez, Los Sistemas de Almacenamiento Inka de Tinyaq, Ayacucho, Perú, Bull. Inst. fr. études andines 2000, 29 (1): 13-27
  2. ^ a b Diccionario Quechua - Español - Quechua, Academía Mayor de la Lengua Quechua, Gobierno Regional Cusco, Cusco 2005 (Quechua-Spanish dictionary)
  3. ^ a b Teofilo Laime Ajacopa, Diccionario Bilingüe Iskay simipi yuyayk'ancha, La Paz, 2007 (Quechua-Spanish dictionary)
  4. ^ Mariko Namba Walter,Eva Jane Neumann Fridman, Shamanism: An Encyclopedia of World Beliefs, Practices, and Culture, Vol. 1, p. 439 willka or vilca (Anadenanthera peregrina and Anadenanthera colubrina)
  5. ^ Gobierno Regional de Ayacucho, Plan de Desarrollo Turístico de la Región Ayacucho 2004 – 2014, Aprobado mediante Ordenanza de Consejo Regional N° 03 - 04 - GRA/PRES
  6. ^ escale.minedu.gob.pe - UGEL map of the Huanta Province (Ayacucho Region)