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Location o the municipality an toun o Sibundoy in the Putumayo Depairtment o Colombie.
Location o the municipality an toun o Sibundoy in the Putumayo Depairtment o Colombie.
Coordinates: 1°12′12″N 76°55′9″W / 1.20333°N 76.91917°W / 1.20333; -76.91917
Kintra Colombie
DepairtmentPutumayo
Time zoneUTC-5 (Colombie Staundart Time)

Sibundoy is a municipality in Putumayo, Colombie.

The toun existit well afore the Spainyie came in 1534. The Inca, unner Huayna Cápac, conquered the local fowk in 1492 an established a Quechua-speakin dounset; their stryndants are the modren Inga fowk. Maist o the ceetizens o Sibundoy are indigenous, an wear lang, blue an violet ponchos cried kapisaius an baitas.

Sibundoy is kent for mask carvin an ither tradeetional crafts. In the toun's pairk, the trunks o fawen trees are carvit wi seembols frae the meethology o the Inga an Kamsá naitions.[1]

Ane especially important event is the Carnival o the Return o the First Fowk, which is baith a fun event an key celebration o local meethologie.[2]

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  1. "Sibundoy". VIVA Travel Guides. Archived frae the original on 31 Mairch 2014. Retrieved 21 Januar 2014.
  2. McDowell, John H. "The Sibundoy Valley of Colombia". Folklorist John H. McDowell. Retrieved 21 Januar 2014.