Question: What is celebrated during Inti Raymi?

Inti Raymi was the most important Incan festival as it was their New Year celebration. The festival celebrated the return of the sun (Inti) during the winter solstice, and the connection of the Sapa Inca with his people.

What does the Inti Raymi festival celebrate?

The Inti Raymirata (Quechua for Inti festival) is a traditional religious ceremony of the Inca Empire in honor of the god Inti (Quechua for sun), the most venerated deity in Inca religion.

How was Inti celebrated?

The Inti Raymi is an ancient Inca religious celebration, as we all know the Incas worshiped their god: the God Inti or Sun in its translation into Spanish. Formerly the Inti Raymi lasted about 15 days; People made sacrifices and presented dances to worship the sun god.

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