A report on Guyana

Kaieteur Falls is the world's largest single-drop waterfall by volume.
Rupununi Savannah
Satellite image of Guyana from 2004
Anomaloglossus beebei (Kaieteur), specific to the Guianas
The hoatzin is the national bird of Guyana.
A tractor in a rice field on Guyana's coastal plain
A proportional representation of Guyana exports, 2019
Thatched roof houses in Guyana
Guyana's population density in 2005 (people per km2)
A graph showing the population of Guyana from 1961 to 2003. The population decline in the 1980s can be clearly seen.
The State House, Guyana's presidential residence
The Supreme Court of Guyana
Guyana's parliament building since 1834
Map of Guyana, showing the Essequibo River and (shaded dark) the river's drainage basin. Venezuela claims territory up to the western bank of the river. The historical claim by the UK included the river basin well into current-day Venezuela.
Cross-border bridge from Guyana to Brazil near Lethem
St George's Cathedral, Georgetown
Providence Stadium as seen from the East Bank Highway

Country on the northern mainland of South America.

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Kapóng language

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Kapóng is a Cariban language spoken mainly in Guyana, most commonly in the region of the Upper Mazaruni.

Guianan cock-of-the-rock

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Species of cotinga, a passerine bird from South America.

Species of cotinga, a passerine bird from South America.

Male Guianan Cock-of-the-rock perched, showing a frontal view of the eccentric crests.
Male in its lush, tropical habitat.
Closer view of the male's crest and ornamental feathers.
Illustration by Jacques Barraband showing male plumage.

As suggested by its name, the Guianan cock-of-the-rock is found in the Guianan Shield, occurring in French Guiana, Suriname, Guyana, southern Venezuela, eastern Colombia and northern Amazonian Brazil.

Rangoli decorations, made using coloured fine powder or sand, are popular during Diwali.

Diwali

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Festival of lights and one of the major festivals celebrated by Hindus, Jains, Sikhs, and some Buddhist.

Festival of lights and one of the major festivals celebrated by Hindus, Jains, Sikhs, and some Buddhist.

Rangoli decorations, made using coloured fine powder or sand, are popular during Diwali.
William Simpson labelled his chromolithograph of 1867 CE as "Dewali, feast of lamps". It showed streets lit up at dusk, with a girl and her mother lighting a street corner lamp.
Diwali is celebrated in the honour of Lakshmi, the goddess of wealth.
A picture of Lakshmi and Ganesha worship during Diwali
Diwali celebrations include puja (prayers) to Lakshmi and Ganesha. Lakshmi is of the Vaishnavism tradition, while Ganesha of the Shaivism tradition of Hinduism.
Dhanteras starts off the Diwali celebrations with the lighting of Diya or Panati lamp rows, house cleaning and floor rangoli
A sparkling fire cracker, commonly known as 'Kit Kat' in India
Lighting candle and clay lamp in their house and at temples during Diwali night
A child playing with sparklers during Diwali

The main day of the festival of Diwali (the day of Lakshmi Puja) is an official holiday in Fiji, Guyana, India, Malaysia, Mauritius, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Suriname, and Trinidad and Tobago.

GFF Elite League

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The Elite League, often referred to as GFF Elite League is the top level of the football system in Guyana.

Macushi language

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Indigenous language of the Carib family spoken in Brazil, Guyana and Venezuela.

Indigenous language of the Carib family spoken in Brazil, Guyana and Venezuela.

According to Instituto Socioambiental, the Macushi population is at an estimated 43 192, with 33 603 in Brazil, 9500 in Guyana and 89 in Venezuela.

Bhojpuri region

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Area encompassing parts of the Indian states of Bihar, Uttar Pradesh, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh and the Terai region of Nepal, where the Bhojpuri is spoken as the mother-tongue.

Area encompassing parts of the Indian states of Bihar, Uttar Pradesh, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh and the Terai region of Nepal, where the Bhojpuri is spoken as the mother-tongue.

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The culture of Bhojpur is also very much present today in Trinidad and Tobago, Guyana, Suriname, Fiji, Mauritius, and South Africa, due to the many Indian indentured laborers who were sent there by the ruling British in the mid 19th century to the early 20th century, and were from the Purvanchal-Bhojpur region.

Georgetown City Hall

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Georgetown City Hall is a nineteenth-century Gothic Revival building located on the corner of Regent Street and Avenue of the Republic in Georgetown, Guyana.

West Indies cricket team

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Multi-national men's cricket team representing the mainly English-speaking countries and territories in the Caribbean region and administered by Cricket West Indies.

Multi-national men's cricket team representing the mainly English-speaking countries and territories in the Caribbean region and administered by Cricket West Indies.

Map of Cricket West Indies' members and affiliates. Full members are in bold, sub-members are in normal text, and affiliates in italics.
Learie Constantine, who played Test cricket in the 1920s and 1930s, was one of the first great West Indian players.
Darren Sammy. The West Indies have won three major tournament titles: the Champions Trophy once, and the World Twenty20 twice. Both World T20s were won with Sammy as captain, making him the only West Indian captain besides Clive Lloyd with multiple ICC tournament victories.
Former flag of the West Indies cricket team used until 1999. This flag became public domain but the current version is copyrighted.
Queen's Park Oval, Trinidad
Viv Richards, who has a Test batting average of 50.23 from 121 matches, captained the West Indies from 1985–86 to 1991, a period throughout which the West Indies were the best Test match side in the world.
Brian Lara holds the world record for highest score in Test cricket (400 v. England in 2003–04)
Courtney Walsh, who captained the West Indies between 1993–94 and 1997–98.

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Guyana national football team

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The Guyana national football team, nicknamed the Golden Jaguars, represents Guyana in international football and is controlled by the Guyana Football Federation.

Guyana Power and Light

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Guyana Power and Light (GPL) is a publicly owned utility company in Guyana, providing electric power in the country.