The Ekeko is famous in Bolivia and Peru and it is believed to bring luck and prosperity. Here’s some reference information about this cultural aspect of South America for your Spanish classes.
1. El Ekeko: Presentation and Class Activities: Use these ready-to-use Google Slides in Spanish and English for them to bring cultural traditions to your classes. If you are a member of the Spanish Teachers Community, this presentation is included on the Community website here.
3. Hombre Ekeko by South America to the World
4. Con el pasacalle del “Ekeko” inauguran feria de las Alasitas en Puno by RPP Noticias
5. Alasitas – Festival of Ekeko by Shirley Two Feathers