His most important work is the “Corónica moralizada de la orden de N.S.P.S. Agustín en el Peru “, the first volume of which appeared in and the second in. Antonio de la Calancha (–) was a pioneering anthropologist studying the South American natives and a senior Augustinian monk. Bolivia y Perú; nuevas notas históricas y bibliográficas by Gabriel René Moreno( Book); Mariano Alejo Alvarez y el silogismo altoperuano de Fray Antonio.

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From the Archaeology magazine article mentioned above given in full in Appendix C. Chroniclers linked in from the body of the glossary calanchq not appear here.

Calancha held various posts for the order throughout Peru, including rector of the College of San Ildefonso, and prior of the convents in Trujillo and Lima.

Biography of Aand de la Calancha Chronicler and Peruvian scholar, born in Chuquisaca in and died in Ve inwho lived during the colonial period. In he was employed by the Spanish judge of Huamanga who was in charge of land titles.

His proposal is the insertion of his history to the one of Genesis, so that it is treated people created from the beginning of the times.

He also provides detailed cqlancha about the customs of the natives throughout the viceroyalty. However, it was a neat researcher, what have your verbiage can be found valuable information first hand and oral tales of great interest. The work was resoundedly approved of by Calancha’s Augustinion superiors as well as their supporters in the clergy.

Inca Shamanic Glossary – Appendix M: The Chroniclers

Comments Comments are closed. Calancha’s work, though not scientific by modern standards, is a valuable source for both history and ethnology. This article was transcribed for New Advent by Matthew Reak. Calancha, Antonio de la Overview. Although he gathered some of the information firsthand, Calancha also relied on works by other authors for information on regions he had never visited.

Refer to Appendix C and to the bio of Blas Valera, above, to read about a startling new finding that is creating a calncha of an uproar in the academic community, especially regarding Poma. Services Products and services we offer. Of the other works of his, only two, one on the Conception of the Blessed Virgin, and the other antonip beavers probably sealswere printed, the former inthe latter in The son of a noble family from the central Southern Peruvian province of Lucanas, he was a callancha descendent of the eminent indigenous conqueror and ruler Huaman-Chava-Ayauca Yarovilca-Huanuco, Felipe Guaman Poma de Ayala was a fluent speaker of several Quechua dialects who probably learned Spanish as a child or adolescent.


Rosaries, Rosary Bracelets and Birthstone Rosaries His official duties obliged him to investigate personally a very extensive range of territory so that he acquired a practical knowledge of the vast province and of its aboriginal inhabitants. Garcilaso lived with his mother the first ten years of his life and learned antoio speak both Quechua and Spanish.

His book was also published in Latin by Brullius in Most widely held works about Antonio de la Calancha. You antonik either lock the window by clicking the padlock icon in the top bar of the little window, or move your cursor off the window and it will automatically close.

Father Antonio de la Calancha. Nor is it a history whose underlying objective was to understand and evaluate events, rather it is fundamentally descriptive, leaving personal judgments to the side, retelling the events in which the Castilians were the main actors. Those who observed and studied the people of the Tawantinsuyu did us, modern students of this marvellous shamanic cosmovision, a great service because they were excellent record-keepers and wrote everything dd.

Corónica Moralizada del Orden de San Agustín en el Perú, Fray Antonio de la Calancha

Between andhe lived in the cerro rico de Potosi, experience marked him long enough to record in a multitude of memorable pages. In his chronicle are collected many tales and legends, he carefully studied the gods and religious traditions, languages, messages about idols.

All this is very interesting, but all the information scattered in disarray and are often intertwined with religious teachings and retreats to the author.

The life and work of ajd priest Blas Valera confirms that truth is stranger than calamcha.

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It describes life in the colony as a fight between good and evil for the souls of the newly converted indigenous peoples, and Calancha passionately argues that the Augustinian order in particular was responsible for the successes made in Peru.


Was secretary of the province, the rector of the Collegium of San Ildefonso. Fervent following, followed the gongorina current. The “Epitome del primer tomo desta cronica” p. Antonio de la Calancha — was a pioneering anthropologist studying the South American natives and a senior Augustinian monk.

Felipe Guaman Poma de Ayala. Chronicler and Peruvian scholar, born in Chuquisaca in and died in Lima inwho lived during the colonial period.

CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Fray Antonio de la Calancha

Catholic Online on Instagram Shared Catholic moments. He knew the Quechua, but the etymology of many words of this language is quite doubtful. Their most notable information are those relating to mythology and oral traditions that collected on the coast, over the pre-Inca time. Catholic Online Email Email caancha Catholic feel. Pedro Sarmiento de Gamboa. In his chronicle are collected oa tales and legends, he carefully studied the gods and religious traditions, languages, messages about idols.

In the ee of justice Blas Valera broke all the rules-and paid with his life. The document breaks all the schemes of the official story: Catholic Online on Pinterest Catholic ideas style inspiration. The Viceroyalty of Peru passed under the iron subjugation and ideological control managed by the dreaded Inquisition.

His book remains the longest sustained critique of Spanish colonial rule produced by an indigenous subject in the entire colonial period. They are bulky tomes written in a ponderous style, but replete with valuable information on the Indians of Peru and Bolivia.

According to Blas Valera, and based on testimony from soldiers and others who participated in the capture of Atahualpa, the last Inca was never defeated in battle, but after the poisoning of his principal military chiefs. He then joined the College of his called order of San Ildefonso, in Lima, and he graduated in theology at the University of San Marcos, also in the capital Lima.