Finally, with his claws, made the cross but in reverse and was the only way to loose. When the father returned to find the devil loose pass and cross in the stone. Myth of the Cerro de Lerma in Lerma, Cauca is a symbol of the region's hill, so high that stands out and is visible from the Via Panamericana, between Popayan and Pasto. This is a sacred place where there is a nature reserve with a variety of monkeys. Kevin P. Campbell, PhD takes a slightly different approach. Its inhabitants say that during Holy Week, Friday, at 12 pm, on the hill opens a door to the inside and I could take an object without delay, as contrary to contract diseases and fears. The Myth of the Valle del Patia In ancient times, the Patia Valley had no vegetation. Everything was covered with water to form a tranquil lake, whose shores lapped the foot of the central and western mountain ranges. In the water danced variety of multicolored fish, full of joy and from the top of the mountains, the inhabitants of the earth recreated his eyes watching his aqua green.
Every day, when the sun stopped in the middle of the sky, the birds in the central and western cordillera They agreed to change the range. Then they flew over water, singing rhythmic tunes that gave rise to bambuco patiano. The birds were to intersect a beautiful polychrome, so that the soul of the lake is filled with emotion. But evil has always existed. It is not known where they came from two big gray monster with a huge trunk full of sharp teeth and thousands of feet.