The Tz'utujil (Tzutujil, Tzutuhil, Sutujil) are a Native American people, one of the 21 Maya ethnic groups that dwell in Guatemala. Together with the Xinca, Garífunas (Black Caribs) and the Ladinos, they make up the 24 ethnic groups in this relatively small country. Approximately 100,000 Tz'utujil live in the area around Lake Atitlán. Their pre-Columbian capital, near Santiago Atitlán, was Chuitinamit. In pre-Columbian times, the Tz'utujil nation was a part of the ancient Maya civilization.
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Media in category "Tz'utujil culture"
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- Antonio Caché Mendoza - Nahuala 1989, Descansando.JPG 3,140 × 2,424; 5.1 MB
- Mariano Gonzalez Chavajay 1992 San Pedro la Laguna.JPG 2,286 × 2,562; 4.15 MB
- Maximon - Lago Atitlan.jpg 2,048 × 3,072; 2.36 MB
- Maximon Unknown Artist-Andrés Curichich dedicated - 1989 San Pedro la Laguna.JPG 3,144 × 2,688; 6.68 MB