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Kanchi (Kanchis)

"Kanchi" is the name of one of the subgroups of the Aymara tribe of South America, located in what is now the Cuzco region of Peru. Here is a map showing the traditional location of the Kanchis and other Aymara groups. Their name is also spelled Canchi.

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Here are links to our webpages about the Kanchi tribe and language:

 Aymara people
 Aymara mythology
 Peruvian language
 Andean nations
 South American Indians

Here are a few good books about the Kanchis:
 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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