The Arhuaco people are an indigenous people of Colombia. They are Chibchan-speaking people and descendents of the Tairona culture, concentrated in northern Colombia in the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta.
Colombia. Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta. Kogi Indian sits outside his straw hut. He is holding a gourd with a stick in it. He uses the stick to grind coca leaves, a mild narcotic, and mix them with lime. One of his cheeks is inflated by a ball of that combination.