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sendero lu·mi·noso

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  1. Shining Path, Sendero Luminoso, SLnoun

    a terrorist group formed in Peru in the late 1960s as a splinter group from the communist party of Peru; is among the most ruthless guerilla organizations in the world; seeks to destroy Peruvian institutions and replace them with a Maoist peasant regime; is involved in the cocaine trade

    "Shining Path has been responsible for 30,000 deaths"


  1. sendero luminoso

    Sendero Luminoso, also known as Shining Path, is a Maoist guerrilla organization in Peru. It was founded in the late 1960s by philosophy professor, Abimael Guzmán, and gained notoriety in the 1980s for its violent campaign against the Peruvian government. The group is known for its brutality, including mass killings, bombings and forced recruitments. It was designated as a terrorist organization by Peru, the United States, and the European Union. Shining Path's activity has significantly decreased since the capture of its leader in 1992, but some remnants of the group remain active.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sendero luminoso in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sendero luminoso in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9


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