We are a group comprised of the Wixarika People, along with organizations and citizens who are joining forces with them in favor of the preservation of the Sacred Site of Wirikuta, the Sierra of Catorce and its inhabitants.

Monthly archive March, 2012
Mining and the Huichol Ancestral Landscape

Mining and the Huichol Ancestral Landscape

In the last year, author Paul M. Liffman has provided comments about the Wixarika (Huichol) people’s fight for cultural rights and a ban on large-scale silver mining near their principal sacred sites to the southwest of the historic town of Real de Catorce in the state of San Luis Potosí, Mexico. He provides a timely update...
Documentaries about the Wixarika culture and the defense of Wirikuta in the National Museum of the American Indian, New York

Documentaries about the Wixarika culture and the defense of Wirikuta in the National Museum of the American Indian, New York

The Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian, in cooperation with Cinema Tropical and the Mexican Cultural Institute of New York, presents At the Movies: Huichol Journeys Thursday, March 29, 6:00 pm Saturday, March 31, 2:00 pm Auditorium, George Gustav Heye Center National Museum of the American Indian  One Bowling Green, New York, NY 10004 Admission is...