Considerada la fuerza constructora, educadora y base de su sociedad, la madre en el mundo prehispánico jugó un papel determinante, como se puede observar a través del gran número de representaciones de diosas mesoamericanas.
Desde la época prehispánica, la madre ha jugado un papel dete...
The Essential Element of Mexican Cuisine
Tortillas are the quintessential staple food of the Mexican diet and cuisine. A flatbread as well as an instrument to eat, the tortilla is now popular all around the world. Tacos, tostadas, chips, quesadillas, enchiladas and burritos wouldn't exist wit...
Dawn dyes the contour of the mountains red. A perfumed, warm breeze dominates the air. Dew slides through the branches of trees and the petals of countless flowers. Far away, the ancestral sound of a sea snail’s conch is heard. That is how the Aztec Empire awoke.
The Aztecs worked hard to build...
For Frida, her paintings were not a representation of dreams but a way to cope with the reality of life.
She told her story from her own point of view and through the pain and passion of her experiences.
Her existence embodies the principle of contradiction. She was an emblem of revolution a...
The first newspaper to be published in what is now Mexico was the Gaceta de Mexico y Noticias de la Nueva España in 1772 during the Spanish Colonial era. Today there are more than 20 nationwide newspapers and countless local papers. Following is a list with links to the most important publi...
½ cup raisins
½ cup long-grain white rice
1 cup sugar
4 cups milk
Ground cinnamon, for dusting
Pinch of salt
Soak rice in enough hot water to cover for 10 minutes. Rinse in cold water and drai...