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Meaning of huipala

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Another variant for wiphala or wipala.


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Danilo Enrique Noreña Benítez

Whipala is also valid. It is the name of a square flag, made up of grids ordered in diagonal stripes with the seven colors of the rainbow. It is a symbol of the inclusion and respect of Native American cultures. It is the representation of the multinationality of peoples. The word is of Aymara origin and means "triumph that waves with the wind"


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John Rene Plaut

HUIPALA WIPHALA 7-color flag consisting of small squares distributed diagonally of the same color, yellow, orange, red, brown, blue, green, white used by Andean peoples of Bolivia, part of Peru, Colombia, northern Argentina and Chile, south dd Ecuador and western Paraguay.


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