Huipil: blouse of Mayan origin,believed clothing could transform person as a person could transform clothing, exisiting in symbiosis, gave huipils cosmic significance. Head in centre of the fabric has specific implications. When a woman places a huipil over her head, she enters a symbolic universe. As she sticks her head through the hole, she emerges into the external world and her body becomes the axis of the universe. She is the centre of the world connecting the earth and the sky.