English version
About earthquakes and the origin of life on Earth
They say many years ago Ch'ujtiat, the Heaven's lord, created the Earth with 12 immortal men to carry it. And it is when they get tired that the Earth moves, provoking earthquakes.
At the same time he created the first men, who were ungrateful, so Ch'ujtiat sent the flood and turned the survivors into monkeys, and the innocent children into starts.
He then created our first parents, na'al, Ixic y Xun'Ok, who multiplied and populated the Earth.
That's how life on Earth began.
That's how the Ch’oles tell it.

Credits
Title: El origen de la vida en la tierra
Locution: Eugenia Cruz Montejo
Traduction: Eugenia Cruz Montejo
Direction: Gabriela Badillo
Illustration: Cecilia Ruiz
Animator: Hola Combo / María García Lumbreras
Adaptation: Gabriela Badillo
Original Music: Enrique Quiroz / Biovo
Audio Design: Igor Figueroa
Coordinator of Production: Brenda Orozco
Duration: 1.00 min
A production by Hola Combo, Canal Once, INALI, CDI
Year of production 2016

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