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Authentic Mayan HUIPIL from Santa Maria Nebaj 3B, Guatemalan Backstrap Weave (Fair Trade)

Authentic Mayan HUIPIL from Santa Maria Nebaj 3B, Guatemalan Backstrap Weave (Fair Trade)

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Ixil is a Mayan language spoken by about 69,000 - 140,000 people mainly in San Juan Cotzal, Santa Maria Nebaj, and San Gaspar Chajul in the Guatemalan highlands. There are also Ixil speakers in Guatemala City and in the USA. Each of the towns has it's own dialect of Ixil, which are more or less mutually intelligible. (...)

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