Paraguay Flag

“Only the music can relieve
With its sweet notes my sadness,
And under a full moon will I declare
The love that I feel for you, Asunción.”
~Manuel Ortiz Guerrero

Paraguayan poet

Website Resources

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Anthropologist: Science of the People

OPA Jr. Library Country Profile: Paraguay

CIA World Factbook

Music of Paraguay

Utah Online Library

Did you know?

  • Paraguay has two official languages: Spanish and Guaraní.
  • In Paraguay, the asado (barbecue) is a popular family gathering.
  • In 1900, about half of the country’s land was owned by just 79 people.
  • Paraguayans relax by drinking tereré (cold herbal tea) and mate (hot herbal tea) with friends and family.

“Paraguay.” CultureGrams Online Edition, ProQuest, 2019, Accessed 05 September 2019.