Chan Chan


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Chan Chan

 (chän′ chän′)
A ruined pre-Incan city on the northern coast of Peru, built after ad 850. At its peak it was home to tens of thousands of people.
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Chan Chan is the biggest mud-brick settlement in pre-Hispanic America, with its pyramid-shaped temples, plazas and palace.
In the long term, the growth of urbanized space produced a continuous pressure on the archaeological sites of the area, a situation originating the coexistence within Trujillo of primary heritage places--such as Chan Chan (UNESCO World Heritage) and Huacas de Moche--and a set of smaller sites strongly affected by the metropolitan expansion and the emergence de numerous periurban communities (defined here by the concepts presented by Iaquinta and Drescher 2000).
In its wake came further recordings, world tours, solo albums and, for a while, this cluster of Cubans seemed inescapable -- the distinctive strains of Chan Chan, Dos Gardenias and Candela winding their way around restaurant tables, bar stools and dinner parties the world over," writes Laura Barton in The Guardian.
Thirteen sportspersons -- gymnast Dipa Karmakar, judokas Kalpana Thoudam and Sushila Likmabam, boxers Sarita Devi, Mary Kom and Devendro Singh, hockey players Chinglensana Kangujam, Kothajit Singh, Chan Chan Devi and Sushila Devi, weightlifters Sanjita Khumukcham and Mirabai Chanu, and wushu player Yumnam Sanathoi Devi -- were honoured.
Wasabi Wasabi Chan Chan such (__) m m [sic] happy person is watched from so many people.
Pero, por favor, permitanme presentarme correctamente: soy la ciudad de Chan Chan.
We have also experimented with many compositions, Chan Chan from Water being one of them.
The set is composed of Cuban classics like Chan Chan, with American jazz standards echoing in refrains like Summertime, As Time Goes By and Somewhere.
He cites the case of Chan Chan in Peru, former capital of the Chimu civilization and the largest pre-Colombian city in Latin America, which is already severely exposed to flooding linked to the El Nino weather pattern.
A Unesco World Heritage site, Chan Chan (which means sun-sun in the ancient Moche language) is an extraordinary place filled with geometric designs and images of fish and sea birds.
Chan Chan is the largest adobe city, consisting of a sprawling maze of courtyards and small enclosures.
Ochoa fue el primer musico cubano que grabo la composicion de Compay Segundo Chan Chan antes que el mismo autor.