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Tito Yupanqui, Bolivia

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Tito Yupanqui, Bolivia

Tito Yupanqui
Tito Yupanqui is located in Bolivia
Tito Yupanqui
Tito Yupanqui
Location within Bolivia
Country  Bolivia
Department La Paz Department
Province Manco Kapac Province
Municipality Tito Yupanqui Municipality
Population (2001)
 • Total 773
Time zone -4 (UTC-4)

Tito Yupanqui is a town in the La Paz Department, Bolivia. It was named after an indigenous artist, Francisco Tito Yupanqui, a 16th-century wood sculptor who sculptured a famous statue of the Blessed Virgin Mary, known as Our Lady of Candles (Nuestra Senora de la Virgen de Candelaria).


  • (Spanish) Instituto Nacional de Estadistica de Bolivia (INE)

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