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Mexica New Year celebration begins 




 

Mexico, (Notimex) .- Dozens of people dressed in dance costumes and accompanied by the scent of the copal celebrated in the Zócalo of Mexico City the beginning of the new Mexica year, the year 7 Carrizo.

 

In the center of the city, members of about 10 calpullis gathered, which are centers of prehispanic knowledge teaching.

 

Year 7 Carrizo began at noon on Tuesday. The year dismissed is 6 Rabbit.

 

According to the pre-Hispanic worldview on the plate of the capital's Zócalo, the Great Tenochtitlán was founded in 1325.

 

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