Maya Art, History, and Culture

Currently, there are 11.2 million people living in Guatemala. About 50% are indigenous. Almost all are Mayan except for a small group of indigenous people called the Chinka. There are approximately 20 distinctly different Mayan languages. The four largest Mayan groups are the Quiche, Mam, Kekchi, and the Cakchiquel.

Water Jug Girl
Water Jug Girl
Woven Tapestry
Woven Tapestry
Cold Stare
Cold Stare
Flower Market
Flower Market
Chichicastenango
Chichicastenango
Quiche Mayan Village
Quiche Mayan Village
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