This song is sung in the Nahua communities on wedding days.

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*Tonanztin "Our revered mother" represents the Aztec Mother Goddess. The basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe of Mexico was built on the place her pyramid used to stand.

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Thanks and Acknowledgements

Thanks to Lila Pomerantz for the drawing!