Mary Pájku, Dùjtí, Mary Kotia. Concepto de salud y enfermedad desde la cosmovisión del pueblo Kotirya Masa del departamento del Vaupés
The research presents the narrative of origin of the Kótirya people, settled in the region of Vaupés, Colombia and the part of the Vaupés River in Brazil. lts purpose is give an account from the narrative, you have your own conception, about health, body and disease, as the central axis of the life structure of the Kótirya, wriich turns out to be the very sustenance of their practices and own knowledge, in which preventive health is privileged in the first order, and curative as the last action.
To do this, the word, dialogue and walking are used as a resource, as a reference yo the oral memory of a savant, which leads us to the origins, the announcement of the first ancestors and of these, to the first humanized grandparents who directed the ancestral territorial settlement canoe or anaconda, the struggle for power of mimíia phona between men and women, the creation of dualities and time, ali of them as a source of life, the risks that the human being would run from there, manifested in well-being and illness.