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Mi Pais TV Nahuizalco Domingo 12 Junio 2016
Mi Pais TV Nahuizalco Domingo 12 Junio 2016
Published: 2016/06/13
Channel: Mi País TV
Cocinando con vos, Nahuizalco El Salvador
Cocinando con vos, Nahuizalco El Salvador
Published: 2015/07/07
Channel: Leo Galdamez
Show del Rorro y Michael Jackson en Nahuizalco
Show del Rorro y Michael Jackson en Nahuizalco
Published: 2017/08/01
Channel: stanleydigitalvideo1
Estamos Fuera Del Campo - Nahuizalco 1 de 17
Estamos Fuera Del Campo - Nahuizalco 1 de 17
Published: 2017/01/06
Channel: El Salvador Plus
MI PAÍS TV NAHUIZALCO 12 ABRIL 2015
MI PAÍS TV NAHUIZALCO 12 ABRIL 2015
Published: 2015/04/13
Channel: Mi País TV
Ruta las Flores: Nahuizalco, Sonsonate. El Salvador 4k Resolution
Ruta las Flores: Nahuizalco, Sonsonate. El Salvador 4k Resolution
Published: 2016/07/17
Channel: El Salvador 4K
Parque Nahuizalco || Ruta de las Flores, El Salvador
Parque Nahuizalco || Ruta de las Flores, El Salvador
Published: 2016/04/02
Channel: Bernardo Cárcamo Turismo El Salvador
Inseguridad en Nahuizalco
Inseguridad en Nahuizalco
Published: 2014/05/27
Channel: Noticias4VisionTCS
7 mareros capturados Nahuizalco
7 mareros capturados Nahuizalco
Published: 2009/08/18
Channel: Policia Nacional Civil El Salvador
Vamos Al Mercado De Noche - Nahuizalco 10 de 17
Vamos Al Mercado De Noche - Nahuizalco 10 de 17
Published: 2017/01/08
Channel: El Salvador Plus
Desfile del Correo Nahuizalco 2017
Desfile del Correo Nahuizalco 2017
Published: 2017/06/19
Channel: Nahuizalco en Vídeos
Parque de Nahuizalco Sonsonate, El Salvador
Parque de Nahuizalco Sonsonate, El Salvador
Published: 2016/10/11
Channel: El Salvador Impressive
Los niños bailando en nahuizalco
Los niños bailando en nahuizalco
Published: 2016/07/07
Channel: harol olivier vallecillos mineros
Caminando por el Cementerio de Nahuizalco
Caminando por el Cementerio de Nahuizalco
Published: 2017/11/17
Channel: Nahuizalco en Vídeos
VIDEO NAHUIZALCO II
VIDEO NAHUIZALCO II
Published: 2015/04/13
Channel: ASER El Salvador
Caminando por Nahuizalco
Caminando por Nahuizalco
Published: 2017/06/07
Channel: Luis Martinez
Dr Joce Ciro Crito 15 sep 2017 l Nahuizalco
Dr Joce Ciro Crito 15 sep 2017 l Nahuizalco
Published: 2017/09/26
Channel: Luis Martinez
LA INCREÍBLE NIÑA GATY, LAS FRUTAS DE NAHUIZALCO Y EL REGALO PERFECTO
LA INCREÍBLE NIÑA GATY, LAS FRUTAS DE NAHUIZALCO Y EL REGALO PERFECTO
Published: 2017/05/15
Channel: EL SALVADOR START
Recorrido en las Calles Remodeladas de Nahuizalco 2017
Recorrido en las Calles Remodeladas de Nahuizalco 2017
Published: 2017/12/05
Channel: Nahuizalco en Vídeos
Festival de Bandas 2016: Centro Escolar Estado de Israel, Nahuizalco. Mega Plaza el Ceibillo
Festival de Bandas 2016: Centro Escolar Estado de Israel, Nahuizalco. Mega Plaza el Ceibillo
Published: 2016/10/16
Channel: El Salvador 4K
NAHUIZALCO - TESOROS DE MI TIERRA
NAHUIZALCO - TESOROS DE MI TIERRA
Published: 2016/12/09
Channel: Tesoros de Mi Tierra
Festival de Artesanías en Nahuizalco
Festival de Artesanías en Nahuizalco
Published: 2015/08/28
Channel: Noticias4VisionTCS
COFRADÍA LA VIRGEN DEL ROSARIO NAHUIZALCO
COFRADÍA LA VIRGEN DEL ROSARIO NAHUIZALCO
Published: 2017/10/18
Channel: TvS Noticias
PARED COLAPSO EN NAHUIZALCO
PARED COLAPSO EN NAHUIZALCO
Published: 2017/05/29
Channel: TvS Noticias
IGLESIA SAN JUAN BAUTISTA DE NAHUIZALCO , SONSONATE, EL SALVADOR
IGLESIA SAN JUAN BAUTISTA DE NAHUIZALCO , SONSONATE, EL SALVADOR
Published: 2015/09/22
Channel: Rolando R
desfile del correo Nahuizalco 2017 final
desfile del correo Nahuizalco 2017 final
Published: 2017/06/26
Channel: Luis Martinez
Inauguración del mes cívico Nahuizalco 2017.
Inauguración del mes cívico Nahuizalco 2017.
Published: 2017/09/03
Channel: Nahuizalco en Vídeos
Desfile del correo Nahuizalco 2017
Desfile del correo Nahuizalco 2017
Published: 2017/06/22
Channel: Luis Martinez
Despacito, Complejo Educativo Dr. José Ciro Brito. Nahuizalco 2017
Despacito, Complejo Educativo Dr. José Ciro Brito. Nahuizalco 2017
Published: 2017/09/23
Channel: Nahuizalco en Vídeos
Audiovisual Turístico "Nahuizalco"
Audiovisual Turístico "Nahuizalco"
Published: 2014/05/29
Channel: Pro Art, S.A. de C.V.
Los Gatos del Norte, 3ª Noche Cabalgata Artistica Nahuizalco 2017
Los Gatos del Norte, 3ª Noche Cabalgata Artistica Nahuizalco 2017
Published: 2017/07/18
Channel: Nahuizalco en Vídeos
SONSONATE MUSIC BAND EN NAHUIZALCO 2017
SONSONATE MUSIC BAND EN NAHUIZALCO 2017
Published: 2017/11/04
Channel: Nahuizalco en Vídeos
Terminamos De Mostrar Las Artesanía - Nahuizalco 8 de 17
Terminamos De Mostrar Las Artesanía - Nahuizalco 8 de 17
Published: 2017/01/07
Channel: El Salvador Plus
Inauguran balneario en el cantón Pushtan de Nahuizalco
Inauguran balneario en el cantón Pushtan de Nahuizalco
Published: 2015/04/17
Channel: La Prensa Gráfica Noticias de El Salvador
Nahuizalco en videos..!!!
Nahuizalco en videos..!!!
Published: 2017/06/03
Channel: Nahuizalco en Vídeos
mi lindo nahuizalco ( american dj )
mi lindo nahuizalco ( american dj )
Published: 2014/03/18
Channel: ALEXANDER ORTÍZ
Grupo FolKlórico  NIXAPA y  Los Pastores de Nahuizalco
Grupo FolKlórico NIXAPA y Los Pastores de Nahuizalco
Published: 2015/12/29
Channel: Edwin Miguel López González
COMPLEJO EDUCATIVO ESTADO DE ISRAEL NAHUIZALCO
COMPLEJO EDUCATIVO ESTADO DE ISRAEL NAHUIZALCO
Published: 2016/09/26
Channel: temikitaytupal
25 años Jesús Nazareno, Nahuizalco
25 años Jesús Nazareno, Nahuizalco
Published: 2017/07/10
Channel: Nahuizalco en Vídeos
Conociendo Algunas Artesanías De Nuestro Pueblo - Nahuizalco 3 de 17
Conociendo Algunas Artesanías De Nuestro Pueblo - Nahuizalco 3 de 17
Published: 2017/01/06
Channel: El Salvador Plus
Desfile Parvularia Nahuizalco 2017
Desfile Parvularia Nahuizalco 2017
Published: 2017/09/17
Channel: Nahuizalco en Vídeos
Cofradía San Juan Bautista, Nahuizalco.
Cofradía San Juan Bautista, Nahuizalco.
Published: 2017/06/29
Channel: Nahuizalco en Vídeos
Nahuizalco El Salvador
Nahuizalco El Salvador
Published: 2017/10/21
Channel: Turismo Extraordinario SV
MURALISMO EN NAHUIZALCO / EL SALVADOR
MURALISMO EN NAHUIZALCO / EL SALVADOR
Published: 2016/08/04
Channel: HORIZONT3000 CENTROAMERICA
Doble homicidio en Nahuizalco
Doble homicidio en Nahuizalco
Published: 2013/12/11
Channel: La Prensa Gráfica Noticias de El Salvador
NAHUIZALCO SE PREPARA PARA SUS FIESTAS PATRONALES EN HONOR A SAN JUAN BAUTISTA
NAHUIZALCO SE PREPARA PARA SUS FIESTAS PATRONALES EN HONOR A SAN JUAN BAUTISTA
Published: 2016/06/13
Channel: TvS Noticias
La Cumbia es una Hembra C.E. Pavlo Sexto, Nahuizalco 2017
La Cumbia es una Hembra C.E. Pavlo Sexto, Nahuizalco 2017
Published: 2017/09/18
Channel: Nahuizalco en Vídeos
Cascadas de Atiquizaya, Nahuizalco, Apaneca y Ataco
Cascadas de Atiquizaya, Nahuizalco, Apaneca y Ataco
Published: 2016/08/15
Channel: Alicia Compra
MASACRE EN NAHUIZALCO
MASACRE EN NAHUIZALCO
Published: 2015/01/21
Channel: canal12sv
Elección de la Reina de las Fiestas Patronales Nahuizalco 2017
Elección de la Reina de las Fiestas Patronales Nahuizalco 2017
Published: 2017/06/06
Channel: Nahuizalco en Vídeos
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Local wicker furniture on sale in the street of Nahuizalco

Nahuizalco is a municipality in the Sonsonate department of El Salvador. It lies on the "flowers route" (Ruta de las Flores), 9 km from Sonsonate and 74 km from San Salvador, at 540 m above sea level on the southern part of the Apaneca-Ilamatepec mountain range. Per the population and housing census of 2007, Nahuizalco has 49,081 residents.

There are strong indigenous customs. Its name in Nahuatl language means "place of four Izalcos "; by tradition, it was founded by four families from the nearby town of Izalco. It is famous for its wicker and tule handcrafts. Tule is processed in two different varieties: the water kind, brought from the Pacific coast, and the dark one used for making "petates" (floor mats). Nahuizalco is also famous for its night market. The streets are lit only by candles and the products made of wicker and tule are sold until 10pm.

The colonial church was seriously damaged during the earthquake of 2001 and subsequently restored. The church honors John the Baptist every June 20–25.

It is a birthplace of poets Alfredo Alvarado, Carlos Arturo Imendia and a very outstanding nurse Julia Torres.

History[edit]

Nauhizalco is a village of pre-Hispanic origin. It was originally inhabited by the pipil people, and in colonial times, the region was part of the Izalco providence. A chronicle in 1586 estimated that there were less than 200 people living in Nahuizalco.

In 1771, a letter from Pedro Cortés y Larraz, archbishop of the Guatemalan diocese, Nahuizalco is named as the head of the parish of "Nahuisalco". The parish joined three churches, namely Santa Catharina Masahuat, San Pedro Putxla, and Santo Domingo Huitzampam, and had a herd of cattle. In the same document a description is given of the people of Nahuizalco. There was a population of 2,790 "Indians" divided into 825 families and a population of 190 "ladinos" divided into 41 families.

From 1821 to 1823, Nahuizalco was part of the state of Guatemala, and in 1824 it became part of the department of Sonsonate. The people of Nahuizalco were known for the large support that they offered to the campaigns of Francisco Morazán during the years of the Federal Republic of Central America. In 1856, a municipal report recorded the population as 4,983 people. In 1932, peasant uprisings damaged the town. Years later, in 1955, Nahuizalco was given the title of city.[1]

Recognition initiatives formed by the indigenous peoples, who fought for official status led to the city government of Nahuizalco drafting a municipal ordinance called the Rights of the Established Indigenous Communities in the Municipality of Nahuizalco (published in the official journal on July 6, 2011, Núm.126 Tomo 392). This ordinance, recognizing the rights of indigenous peoples, was the first of its kind in the history of El Salvador.

Bibliography[edit]

  • Instituto Geográfico Nacional (1986). Diccionario Geográfico de El Salvador, Tomo II, L-Z. San Salvador: Talleres Litográficos del Instituto Geográfico Nacional. 
  • Larín, Jorge Larde (2000). El Salvador, historia de sus pueblos, villas y ciudades. San Salvador: Concultura, 2000. 

References[edit]

Coordinates: 13°47′N 89°44′W / 13.783°N 89.733°W / 13.783; -89.733

Nahuizalco is home to Rishon Lezion, the Only Kibbutz 100% Jewish Orthodox outside of the Land of Israel.

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