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    Mayan Civilization
    Mayan civilization architecture
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    Human Sacrifice
    Mayan mythology
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    Located Mayan
    Mayans location map
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    Maya For Kids
    Mayan writing for Kids
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    Mayan Ruins
    Mayan ruins Mexico history
  • Facts about the Mayan Culture
    Facts About The Mayans
    Facts about the Mayan Culture
Aztec Mesoamerica
Aztec Mesoamerica
November 14, 2019
The exact origins of the Aztec people are uncertain, but they are believed to have begun as a northern tribe of hunter-gatherers whose name came from that of their homeland, Aztlan (or “White Land”). The…
Ancient Mayans gods
Ancient Mayans gods
November 10, 2019
On the edge of a small cornfield near the ruined Maya city of Chichén Itzá, in the sparse shade of a tropical tree, a voice ricochets wildly up the mouth of a well. “¡Lo vi! ¡Lo vi!” the shout proclaims…
Jaguar Sun
Jaguar Sun
November 6, 2019
Fresh off the heels of the success of their ‘Waiting Ground’ EP, the boys in black, Frank & Tony, are skating back onto the scene with another four track summer stomper, ‘Under the Jaguar Sun’…
Beginning of Mayan civilization
Beginning of Mayan civilization
November 2, 2019
The earliest Maya settlements date to around 1800 B.C., or the beginning of what is called the Preclassic or Formative Period. The earliest Maya were agricultural, growing crops such as corn (maize), beans…
Maya rise and fall
Maya rise and fall
October 29, 2019
Since Mayan culture formed, dissolved and reformed over many hundreds of years, scholars divide the years into three main time periods: Pre-Classic (2 B.C. to A.D. 250), Classic (A.D. 250 to 900) and Post-Classic…
Ancient Mayan military
Ancient Mayan military
October 25, 2019
NASHVILLE— AFTER hacking through tropical jungles in Central America and turning up stones of magnificent temples and tombs, archeologists over the years built up in their minds an idealized image of the…
Mayas of Belize
Mayas of Belize
October 21, 2019
THE MAYA The Mopan Maya originally inhabited parts of central Belize and the Peten in Guatemala. In the 1600 s some were converted to catholicism by the Spanish while others resisted. Many were struck…
Mayan culture for Kids
Mayan culture for Kids
October 17, 2019
Classic Maya culture developed in three regions in Mesoamerica. By far the most complete urban developments were in the lowlands in the central region of southern Guatemala. This region is a drainage…
Mayan pictures of gods
Mayan pictures of gods
October 13, 2019
When Hector Siliezar visited the ancient Mayan city of Chichen Itza with his wife and kids in 2009, he snapped three iPhone photos of El Castillo, a pyramid that once served as a sacred temple to the Mayan…
Mayans in Belize
Mayans in Belize
October 9, 2019
Recent discoveries and expanded analyses have led many archeologists and cultural anthropologists studying Maya history to conclude that the center of Maya civilization was, in fact, Belize. Belize is…
Capital of Mayan Empire
Capital of Mayan Empire
October 5, 2019
The Mayan people (or Maya ) represent a civilization in . Musical Theme: Traditional Mayan Melody Fragments* (composed by Michael Curran, orchestrated by Knorr) Music Set: Native American Architecture:…
Aztec ancient civilizations
Aztec ancient civilizations
October 1, 2019
The Aztecs lived in what is now Mexico. The name Mexico comes from the Aztec word Mexica, a name they used to describe themselves. Their capital city, Tenochtitlan, was located where Mexico City is today…
Famous Mayan
Famous Mayan
September 27, 2019
The Temple of the Inscriptions is the most famous structure in Palenque. (Photo: Images ) Related Articles Among the most prominent historic attractions in Mexico and Central America are the sprawling…
Cizin Mayan god
Cizin Mayan god
September 23, 2019
Cizin Also spelled Kisin, (Mayan: “Stinking One”), Mayan god and god of , ruler of the subterranean land of the dead. He may possibly have been one aspect of a malevolent underworld deity who manifested…
Mayan architecture for Kids
Mayan architecture for Kids
September 19, 2019
The temple at the top section has a doorway in the form of a Chac mask. This pyramid is the tallest in Uxmal, but it is also known as the House of the Dwarf (Casa del Enano) because of an ancient legend stating that it was built overnight by an enchanted dwarf who then became the city s ruler. At the…