The 7th Encounter of Natural, traditional and alternative medicine will take place at Park Lazaro Cardenas from February 10th to 20th, 2011. This year, the fair is dedicated to “Unsung Heroes.”
The unsung heroes are: Cuauhtémoc, Colima, Connin, Nayar, Calzontzin Zamna, Cajeme Teporaca and TupacAmaro.
This event consists of 6 main areas:
- Healing Therapies & Cleansing
- Danza Mexica
- Temascal Traditional
- Training Workshops
La Danza Prehispánica and/or Mechic, El Abuelo Fuego ceremony, will take place every day at sunrise to greet the sun and at sunset to bid the sun fareweill.
There will be shamans/healers from Peru, Guatemala, Ireland and Cuba who will join the the Mexican Marakames Huichol, Cora, Tlahuicas, Zapotec, Mixtec, and Nahuatl healers.
The tianguis (sales) Area is comprised of natural health products (knowledge of our grandparents) from plants, minerals and animals … as well as Huichol, Triqui, Mixteco, Nahuatl, Tzotzil, Zapotec, etc, crafts.