General:
Introduction
Learning tips
How to do a Lession

Lessons:
Lesson 1
Lesson 2
Lesson 3
Lesson 4
Lesson 5
Lesson 6
Lesson 7
Lesson 8
Lesson 9
Lesson 10
Lesson 11
Lesson 12

Tools:
Alphabet
Dictionary
Grammar
Culture

Nawat language program

La Cultura Pipil
List of items

The Pipil people
History
Music
Dance

The Pipil people
  • The Pipil people live in western part of El Salvador, mainly in the area between Sononate and Santa Ana.
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History
  • It is reckoned that the Pipils arrived in El Salvador between 900 and 1300 AD. They came from Mexico, fleeing from Olmeca persecution.
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Music
  • Like most cultures, the Pipils like music and love to sing. Some traditional Pipil instruments are still in use today.
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Dance
  • The Pipil dances that remain today mainly originate from the time of the Spanish Conquest. They re-enact the battles that took place between the Spanish and the Moors in Spain.
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