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Representing the sole exception in Latin America, the Araucanians successfully resisted Spanish attempts to conquer their territory for more than three centuries. Practice Yoga; the entire world will worship you. The fact of that consciousness seems more important than the individual and on the whole scarce motifs it picked up from the past. Their art functioned as an expression of religion and warfare and many examples of this aspect of the Aztec culture can be found in the form of paintings on the walls of temples, masks and pottery.

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