In Bolivia, miners sacrifice llamas to appease ‘Lord of the Underworld’

Issued on: 28/02/2022 – 03:12Modified: 28/02/2022 – 03:10 Oruro (Bolivia) (AFP) – In a dimly lit mine shaft in Bolivia, a man sharpens two knives next to a table laden with offerings: wine, beer and coca leaves. Waiting nearby are five white llamas. The woolly animals’ blood and hearts are the preferred food of El Tio (The Uncle),Continue reading “In Bolivia, miners sacrifice llamas to appease ‘Lord of the Underworld’”