Cultura

Juegos de pelota ancestrales se dan cita en Teotihuacán

Ciudad de México. El juego de pelota en las civilizaciones prehispánicas no consistía en sólo un evento deportivo, tenía también una importancia cultural, política y económica; desde hace tres mil años forma parte del entramado de prácticas ancestrales que dan identidad a los mexicanos.

El Juego de Pelota Mesoamericano Ulamaztli, a celebrarse en Teotihuacán a partir de hoy, busca evidenciar la importancia de conservar las raíces mexicanas, por lo que este encuentro participarán jugadores de las ramas varonil y femenil de Chiapas, Sonora, Tabasco, y Yucatán, así como de Sonora, Tlaxcala, Veracruz, Tabasco y Quintana Roo.

La segunda edición del campeonato Nacional de Juego de pelota Mesoamericano, organizado por Noches Mágicas de Teotihuacán, pretende reproducir el deporte ancestral, el cual estaba originalmente conformado por dos equipos de entre dos y cuatro integrantes en promedio, los cuales se disputaban una pelota de piedra con sus caderas.

Al tratarse de una práctica que se celebraba en diversas regiones de Mesoamérica las reglas del juego y otros aspectos como las dimensiones del campo de juego y vestimenta tienen modificaciones; sin embargo, considera los planos de las deidades, los hombres y el inframundo citados en el Popol Vuh, el libro sagrado de los mayas.

En la actualidad, este juego se lleva a cabo en Sonora, Sinaloa, Chihuahua, Baja California Sur, Nayarit, Hidalgo, Guadalajara, Michoacán, Oaxaca, Veracruz, Tabasco, Chiapas y Quintana Roo, aunque también se realiza en Francia, España, Suecia, Suiza, Belice, Guatemala y Honduras, entre otros.

El evento, que en esta ocasión se lleva a cabo en el deportivo Braulio Romero, a cinco minutos de la zona arqueológica de Teotihuacán, ofrece además de torneos de pelota, sesiones de musicoterapia colectiva, espectáculos de danza, temazcales, guías energéticas y armonizaciones, así como área de acampar y los costos del acceso van desde 120 hasta 190 pesos.

Add Comment

Click here to post a comment

Video

Calendar

febrero 2024
L M X J V S D
 1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
26272829  

Recent Comments

    RSS Meks Blog

    • 10 Best Knowledge Base & Wiki WordPress Themes 2021 septiembre 15, 2021
      Running a successful online business requires an exceptional WordPress knowledge base theme that organizes documentation and helps customers. Customization options, intuitive navigation, unique layouts, and fast responsiveness are just some of the features you need. The following 10 WordPress wiki themes represent the best options for 2021 and beyond. Explore the full range to determine […]
      Dusan Milovanovic
    • How to increase WordPress Memory Limit (quick fixes) junio 16, 2021
      Here is a post about how to increase the memory limit in WordPress. Allowed memory size exhausted error message showed up in your WordPress installation? No worries – this is one of the most common errors in WordPress. You can apply an easy fix by increasing the memory limit in your PHP. Table of Contents […]
      Dusan Milovanovic
    • How to use (and why) WordPress sitemap plugin marzo 1, 2021
      Did you know that by knowing how to use the WordPress sitemap plugin you can significantly improve your site’s visibility and traffic? Although it isn’t mandatory to have a sitemap on your site, having one significantly improves the site’s quality, crawlability and indexing. All this is important for better optimization, which is why we wanted […]
      Ivana Cirkovic
    • 22 free and premium podcast software for your show [2021 edition] enero 18, 2021
      You’re determined to start or improve your podcast but don’t know which podcast software to use to really make it stand out? We’ve got you! #podcasting Top 22 free and premium podcast software for your show #WordPressTips #podcasting The post 22 free and premium podcast software for your show [2021 edition] appeared first on Meks.
      Ivana Cirkovic
    • Digital storytelling with WordPress – an all-in-one guide to make your web stories pop! noviembre 23, 2020
      Wondering how to improve digital storytelling with WordPress and build more awareness and exposure of your business? Let our guide lead the way. The post Digital storytelling with WordPress – an all-in-one guide to make your web stories pop! appeared first on Meks.
      Ivana Cirkovic
    • How to use WordPress autoposting plugin to improve your visibility and SEO? septiembre 10, 2020
      Did you know you can use the WordPress autoposting plugin for your content efforts and improve not only your time management but your business and visibility as well? The post How to use WordPress autoposting plugin to improve your visibility and SEO? appeared first on Meks.
      Ivana Cirkovic
    • How to create a personal branding site? Step-by-step DIY guide agosto 15, 2020
      Looking for ways and means to create a personal branding site? Well, look no further ’cause we’re giving away all the how-to’s to do it yourselves! The post How to create a personal branding site? Step-by-step DIY guide appeared first on Meks.
      Ivana Cirkovic
    • Top 15 WordPress content plugins and tools to improve your visibility and rankings julio 16, 2020
      Let’s take a look at some of the must-have WordPress content plugins and tools to use to improve both your UX and rankings. The post Top 15 WordPress content plugins and tools to improve your visibility and rankings appeared first on Meks.
      Ivana Cirkovic
    • WCEU 2020 recap – key takeaways from the biggest online WordPress conference junio 9, 2020
      Missed WCEU 2020 and all the exciting stuff from there? Here are all the key takeaways and main points to remember so, take notes! The post WCEU 2020 recap – key takeaways from the biggest online WordPress conference appeared first on Meks.
      Ivana Cirkovic
    • How to change the WordPress username? An easy step-by-step guide mayo 14, 2020
      Wondering how can you change WordPress username once you set up your blog or site? Read all about it in our helpful guide! The post How to change the WordPress username? An easy step-by-step guide appeared first on Meks.
      Ivana Cirkovic

    Text

    Distinctively utilize long-term high-impact total linkage whereas high-payoff experiences. Appropriately communicate 24/365.

    Archives