Peru: Condor vs. Bull by Karla Gachet & Ivan Kashinsky

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A matador waves a red cloth as a wild condor rides attached to the back of a bull which is let loose around the bullring during the Yawar Fiesta in Coyllurqui in the Peruvian Andes on Independence Day. This celebration symbolises the clash between the indigenous people (represented by the condor) and the Spanish (represented by the bull). The condor is paraded around town, strapped on top of the bull, given alcohol, and finally set free.