MEXICO. Guerrero. 2017. From the myth of the creation of the Aztecs the goddess Tlaltecuhtli asked for hearts to feed upon and refused to bear fruit if they were not provided. After that belief the
community of Zitlala make a procession of people in the night of 1st of May in the Cruzco hill in the southern state of Guerrero. They climb the Cruzco to bring the crosses down to the river to perform a rain petition ritual beside it.
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