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Conflictos, rupturas y movimientos poblacionales entre indígenas chiapanecos

The text is related to the faith conversion among Mazahuas, an indigenous group from the State of Mexico. It also addresses conflicts resulting from 20 years of intolerance, with religious activities incompatible with the dominant Catholic tradition. Finally, it will mention tolerance process, recognition and coexistence of religious diversity in the Mazahua ethnic region. Particular attention is given to the analysis of the process of peaceful intercultural coexistence. As a further matter, the determiners of the ethnic dimensions, which allowed to the Mazahuas to come establish peaceful relationships with other religious group, and by this way they could reshape the social fabric and their own authority in communities where the converts were no longer the minority, thus becoming the religious majority, a shift which modified behaviors patterns, believes, family relationship, and religious coexistence.