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Chalchiteko is the name of a Mayan band or community of Guatemala. Their name comes from the neighborhood of Chalchitán, where their community is located. The Chalchiteko speak a dialect of the Aguacateco language.

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Chalchiteko Resources

Here are links to our webpages about the Chalchiteko tribe and language:
 Words in Mayan language
 Maya Indian people
 Central American stories
 Mesoamerican native languages

Here are a few links to other Chalchiteko resources online:
 Chalchiteko language
 Los Chalchitekos

Books about the Chalchitekos

Here are a few good books about the Chalchiteko tribe:
 We Were Taught to Plant Corn, Not to Kill
 The Ancient Maya

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