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Winter solstice

The Inca Citade was designed and oriented to the stars, the movements of the sun and moon, equinoxes and solstices, the Inca wisdom is reflected on the stones, come and find more about this sacred astronomy. The following photos are recompilations of magic moments in this sacred city Sequence of the sunrise on the 21st of June winter solstice ( Incas new year celebration of the Inti Raymi. ) In this sequence you can notice, the sacred architecture, the sun temple, most sacred temple at machupicchu is hitted by the first sun rays of this special date, directly at the window, projecting a shadow over the carved rock, indicating the end of one cycle and the beginning of the inca new one, unting both the heavens and the World, moment to clelebrate, to offer, reflect, and to let go.

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