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Celso Curi Santiago places offerings for the Panchamama as he performs an Inca ceremony known as Pago la Tierra, or Pay the Earth, on his ranch on the outskirts of Rancas, near Cerro de Paco, Peru. Curi Santiago is engaged in a legal battle with the Volcan mining company because their operations on the outskirts of Cerro de Pasco have damaged his land. He performs the Pago la Tierra ceremony annually to thank the Panchamama for the earth's bounty which he lives off of from his ranch.