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Una Nueva Isla del Encanto

Cada vez que mi vuelo aterriza en la Isla del Encanto, yo me siento tan afortunada de poder regresar a mi lugar favorito de esta tierra. Mientras el avión comienza a descender, yo contemplo a través de la ventana a … Continue reading

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Christmas in the Island of Enchantment

On a frosty dawn in December, when the sun began to shine the earth, I woke up to witness a shower of snow enveloping the ground with a pearly quilt. Mesmerized by the flow of snowflakes, I contemplated the naked … Continue reading

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Los indígenos borinqueños

A través de nuestra historia, los crónicos e investigadores, concluyeron que nuestros antepasados indígnenos borinqueños, tuvieron una corta vida en la Tierra. Con el descubrimiento de Puerto Rico, en el 1493, los indios taínos le dieron la bienvenida a los … Continue reading

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El sueño del jibarito

Mientras la plateada luna está radiantemente envolviendo al oscuro cielo, el jibarito monta toda su cosecha en su yegua, y ansiosamente se dirige al mercado de San Juan, donde él sabe que puede vendar todos sus productos. El silencio de … Continue reading

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A New Island of Enchantment

As Puerto Ricans, we have been gifted with the legacy our ancestors, the Indian Taínos had left us. They honored this land, considering it a paradise until the Spaniards discovered it. Continue reading

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La Navidad Boricua

As the cold air rhythmically travels with the falling leaves whose dyed petals are descending into a carpet of colored foliage, a distant wave of snow is tenderly sprinkling the woodlands of the United States. The brisk breeze and shorter … Continue reading

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The Gift of the Taínos

When we discover our authenticity, and honor the roots of our origin, we become enlightened Boricuas (Taíno name for Puerto Ricans). Through this awareness, we learn to perceive our world as a magical place, teaching us the Taínos that happiness is a journey to the heart. Continue reading

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