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Ecuador's Indigenous residents honour Saint Peter

AP

Published : Jul 2, 2017, 11:54 am IST
Updated : Aug 12, 2017, 4:15 pm IST
In the town named after the saint, people honour Saint Peter, or "San Pedro," on his feast day which coincides with the harvest in Ecuador's highlands. (Photo: AP)
In the town named after the saint, people honour Saint Peter, or
Indigenous residents celebrate Saint Peter's Day in the town of San Pedro de Cayambe, Ecuador, Thursday, June 29, 2017. (Photo: AP)
Indigenous residents celebrate Saint Peter's Day in the town of San Pedro de Cayambe, Ecuador, Thursday, June 29, 2017. (Photo: AP)
Indigenous women dance, one carrying a rooster as an offering, on the feast day of Saint Peter, or "San Pedro," in the town of San Pedro de Cayambe, Ecuador, Thursday, June 29, 2017. (Photo: AP)
Indigenous women dance, one carrying a rooster as an offering, on the feast day of Saint Peter, or
An indigenous resident wearing a clown costume uses his cell during a pilgrimage to the town of San Pedro de Cayambe, to celebrate the feast day of Saint Peter, or "San Pedro," in Ecuador, Thursday, June 29, 2017. (Photo: AP)
An indigenous resident wearing a clown costume uses his cell during a pilgrimage to the town of San Pedro de Cayambe, to celebrate the feast day of Saint Peter, or
Indigenous residents sing and dance as they celebrate Saint Peter's Day in the town of San Pedro de Cayambe, Ecuador, Thursday, June 29, 2017. (Photo: AP)
Indigenous residents sing and dance as they celebrate Saint Peter's Day in the town of San Pedro de Cayambe, Ecuador, Thursday, June 29, 2017. (Photo: AP)
Indigenous residents in clown costumes dance to celebrate Saint Peter's Day in the town of San Pedro de Cayambe, Ecuador, Thursday, June 29, 2017. (Photo: AP)
 Indigenous residents in clown costumes dance to celebrate Saint Peter's Day in the town of San Pedro de Cayambe, Ecuador, Thursday, June 29, 2017. (Photo: AP)
Indigenous women prepare food for guests and dancers in Santo Domingo, Ecuador, before they all walk to the town of San Pedro de Cayambe, Thursday, June 29, 2017, to celebrate the feast day of Saint Peter, or "San Pedro." (Photo: AP)
Indigenous women prepare food for guests and dancers in Santo Domingo, Ecuador, before they all walk to the town of San Pedro de Cayambe, Thursday, June 29, 2017, to celebrate the feast day of Saint Peter, or
Indigenous women dance on the feast day of Saint Peter, or "San Pedro," in Santo Domingo, Ecuador, Thursday, June 29, 2017, as they make their way to the town of San Pedro de Cayambe.(Photo: AP)
Indigenous women dance on the feast day of Saint Peter, or

Tags: Ecuador, Saint Peter, San Pedro, San Pedro de Cayambe, Saint Peter's Day