Posted 17 October, 2014 by-Ministry of Culture and Sports in News

Inaugurate the third edition of the International Festival of the Maya Culture 2014

Deputy Minister of Culture, Clariza Castellanos, participated Friday night 17 October at the opening of the third edition of the International Festival of the Maya Culture 2014 (Ficmaya), Archaeological Zone of Dzibichaltún, Yucatán, Mexico.

The structure number 44, their 133 meters in length and 10 High, It provided a framework to begin the meeting, which will run from 17 to the 26 October, and which include Guatemala and Campeche, country and state as guest, respectively.

The International Festival of Mayan Culture 2014, was inaugurated by the President of National Council for Culture and Arts (Conaculta), Tova Rafael and Teresa, by the Governor of Yucatán, Rolando Zapata Bello and Ms. Castellanos Clariza, Deputy Minister of Culture of Guatemala.

The event brings together 31 speakers from Guatemala, Russia, Spain, Germany, South Korea, U.S., Honduras and Mexico, in order to address issues such as sequences and architectural styles, ceramic and sculptural.

Also the spatial and symbolic ordering of settlements will be discussed, urbanism and construction systems; epigraphy, iconography and socio-cultural change processes Maya.

"Mexico's strength is in their culture and culture strength is in its diversity, indicated. The culture evolved thanks to its aesthetic, intelligence, scientific achievements, values ​​of coexistence and the legacy he has left to mankind ", recognized director Conaculta, Rafael Tovar y de Teresa.

"It's amazing to live Mayab time with our Mexican brothers", Resalto the Deputy Minister Castellanos.

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-Ministry of Culture and Sports