Saturday, February 14, 2015

The construction of the Petatera - Documentary

The construction of the monumental Petatera - Villa de Álvarez

The video was made by director Bogart Rodríguez, and is part of the documentary series "Traditions Colimotas" produced by the Ministry of Culture of the State Government, where many of the important activities in each of the municipalities of the state traditions are explored.

In the documentary the construction of the monumental Petatera observed in addition to the testimony of several important characters that perform the work, talk about the tradition and the reasons why San Felipe de Jesus is the patron saint of the town and others whom are engaged in this festival, but also shows how after the fiesta is over, the work of craftsmen dismantle the bullring.

Related Posts with Thumbnails
Colima is a state in western Mexico. It shares its name with its capital and main city, Colima, Colima. Colima is a small state, sharing a border with the Mexican states of Jalisco to the north and east, and Michoacán to the south. To the west Colima borders the Pacific Ocean. In addition to the capital city of Colima, the state's main cities include Manzanillo and Tecomán.

Planeta Colima
Volcan de Colima Cam
Admire Mexico Tours
Meshico Magical Tours
Hostal Casa Blanca
Birding Comala
Comala Info
Hacienda San Antonio
Secretaria de Cultura
Colima the Arts
Project Amigo