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"Kana" is the name of one of the subgroups of the Aymara tribe of South America, located in what is now the Puno region of Peru.
Here is a map showing the
traditional location of the Kanas and other Aymara groups. Their name is also spelled Cana.
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Here are links to our webpages about the Kana tribe and language:
Language in Peru
South American Indians
Here are a few good books about the Kanas:
Valley of the Spirits: A Journey Into the Lost Realm of the Aymara
The Aymara Language in Its Social and Cultural Context
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