The Catholic Church in Peru is part of the worldwide Catholic Church, under the spiritual leadership of the Pope, the curia in Rome, and the Peruvian Episcopal Conference. Catholics compose an estimated 85-90% of Peru’s population.
What is the religion of Machu Picchu?
The Inca believed the spirits of their creator resided in the natural elements—the sun, the moon, the earth, mountains, rivers, rocks, trees, wind—and they erected temples and other ritual spaces to honor these spirits, including many at Machu Picchu.
What percent of Peruvians are Roman Catholic?
Catholics compose an estimated 85-90% of Peru’s population.
Are there tigers in Peru?
No, all subspecies of tigers are found in Asia. Peru is a country that is located in South America.