is a country of America, located in the center-north of Central America. Its
official name is the Republic of Honduras and its capital is the Central
District, formed by the cities of Tegucigalpa and Comayagüela.
the major landmarks of Honduras are
Mosquito Coast, Pico Bonito, and Logo de Yoga, Bay Island, and Copan ruins. The
ethnic majority of Honduras are mestizo, which a person of mixed European and
Amerindian ancestry. The concept for one of being part meridian is very
important to the people of Honduras even if very few meridian traditions are
maintained. Mestizo Honduras speak Spanish , practice roman Catholicism and
live according European standards but
that idea Amerindian ancestor is still there,
the tradition of Honduras are San Juan El Bautista and La Virgen de Suyapa.
that if “San Juan has it, he gives it to me”. Every June 24, more
than ten thousand
celebrate San Juan Every June 24, more than ten thousand people celebrate San
Juan de Bautista. That day is considered one of the longest days of the year
since the summer solstice a lot of people come out in the streets to celebrate
in his honor. On this date it is customary to perform rituals that are
performed with love,so that san juan will reward you health and prosperity. In
many towns and cities they celebrate with parades burn wood and vigils and solemn celebrations. On this day
San Juan the Baptist is surrounded by legends and traditions. Every June 23 a
day before the celebration at twelve o’clock at night hundreds of people gather
around the bonfires and the sea to celebrate the most diverse rituals and to
bring to goddess fortune.The origin of this celebration goes back to times
before Christianity at that time the fire was lit with the slot of summer with
the thought of purifying and giving strength to the sun. According to the bible
of St. John the Baptist was born on June 24, a date very close to summer. La
Virgen de Suyapa (The Virgin of Suyapa) is another culture/tradition that
people celebrate is the the Virgin of Suyapa. Currently the statue of the
Virgin spends most of the time in the chapel but every year she is moves to the basilica of Suyapa. On the day
of its celebration a accommodate crowd of people from all over Central America
of Honduras como to see the virgin. Devotion, fervor and tradition come
together in the great celebration to honor this day to the patron saint of
Honduras the virgen de suyapa. With the mananitas traditions that the mariachi
sang to her and the music that in his honor dedicated national artist’s honors
to the virgin were honored.
tribute and the signs of the fiery faith and gratitude will be offered to her
this day by her faithful and beloved children who have come to her sanctuary in
her village or from the capital city to the inside and from abroad to celebrate
with her. Pope Pius Xi declared her patron saint of Honduras in 1925. Since
then, the wedding has become a national holiday of spiritual character marked
by division. We must have the heart as Mary full of grace. She is filled with
the grace of the Holy Spirit and we must learn to tell him if the Lord Maria
and celebrate with joy this day in honor of the virgin of suyapa I declare
carol magno Nunez
of this party that seizes the parishioners from various corners of the country,
hundreds of devotees arrived. Since the ninth began in honor of the patron de
Honduras. On January 24 to date it is estimated that 2.5 million pilgrims to
participate in the festivities will arrive at this celebration. People who tell
their stories of miracles of the virgin of suyapa the show of faith and
devotion to the mother of god that was made under the devotion of suyapa is a
sample of the evangelizing mission exercised by Maria at all times.
1) Thanks to her god to mercifully spread my supplication to have a daughter
she interceded for me to find healing and I could have my baby in my arms
When I pray the holy rosary at the feet of yours, my heart renews new forces to
continue and I am filled with love to God. People Bring bouquet of flowers, pictures of familiar
candles and even food under the feet of the virgin suyapa in the pact of
gratitude that they fulfill with love. In combination of their offerings they receive
the hope of obtaining their longings in the time of God that the mother will
shelter them with her mantle throughout the year the healing of her sick the
gift of life and the family unit.
is a republic governed by a constitution for the first time on December 11,
1825 this establishes the three powers of the state without any relation of
their subordination among them the legislative power is exercised by the
national congress through 128 deputies who are elected by the suffrage to meet
in ordinary session in the capital of the republic from January 25 within their
attributions are create decree interpret and reform and repeal existing laws.
The judiciary has the protests to impart justice to the people in a free manner
on behalf of the state by magistrate by the Supreme Court of justice, the
courts of appellations and the courts by law. The executive power is exercised
by the president of the republic in representation for the benefit of the
population the president of the republic and three presidential appointees will
be elected in an organized and direct way by the people. On September 15, 1821,
the act of independence of Central America with respect to Mexico was
proclaimed. It was proclaimed in 1823. In 1838, Honduras became independent
from Central America and the process of definitive integration began, leaving
Honduras with content.
costumes of Honduras
typical costumes of Honduras are characterized by being very Caribbean remember
that Honduras in a country located in Central America and is strongly
influenced by everything that has to do with the culture island. However, the
typical Honduran costume does not differ precisely because it has specific
colors. It is the design that is capable of colors that make it unique and
different from any other. The colors of the woman’s suit are totally different.
You can choose from strong tones to clear combine with decoration that is
present in both. The dress is characterized by having many ruffles. The woman
usually puts on a flat hat and the exact size of the head. The man uses a
completely white suit that is characterized by being somewhat broad. The shirt
can be decorated with some color embroidery. The man wears elegant black shoes
that make all his clothes stand out. The traditional dress of Honduras achieves
that a culture is different and can be taken into account simply by wearing a
complex dress that is loaded with culture.
games of Honduras
(The spin) The spinning top is a wooden toy with a metal spike and a linen or
rope is rolled from this point. After having wound all the thread, the spin is
thrown with force and technique to make it spin and spin. While touring the
competitors can do a series of tricks
Canicas (The marbles)
of this game is to seize the marbles of other players, is what is achieved by
shooting on them without failing. You only have the right to throw against the
marble of another player after having managed to introduce your own marble into
the hole “gua” (which was done before starting on the ground).
food of Honduras.
fritas con frijoles refritos y queso rallado),Enchiladas, Pastelitos? Tajadas
de plátano con pollo, chuleta o carne asada, tamales, and enchiladas.
I choose to do prepared two traditional dishes
from honduras since my step mother i from Honduras she taught me how to
cook traditional food from Honduras.How
do you prepared the enchiladas. first you’ll need all the ingredients that are:
flour, goya seasoning, tomato, chilli pepper, and eggs. I took a container and put the flour, the water, the goya
and the mix. After mixing the flour, mash until the dough is smooth. I stirred
the tortillas and put the oil to heat until it was very hot. then throw the
tortillas to fry. After fried the tortillas, add the other ingredients, the
ground meat, the tomato, the chili and the egg, then to eat.
Another dish i choose to do it was Las Chuletas De Puerco.
The ingredients you need to do the chuletas are: marinate, goya sauce, chops,
oil, and salt.First I grab a bowl and add the pork chops also add Goya
seasoning, marinade, oil, and salt. I took a pan and put oil in it and let it
heat up for two minutes. After two minutes add the chops to the pan and put
them to fry until the chops were well cooked and let them cool and eat them
they are very deliciously.