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Tecun Uman

Tecun Uman was the Mayan who led the last resistance to the Conquistadores.

Students celebrate 'Tecun Uman' day recalling their Mayan roots.

Many schools elect a Mayan Princess. Candidates do a typical folk dance, dress in traditional clothes, and give a speech, in the Mayan language and then in Spanish.

The winner represents the school at various events.

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