Mayan God

Yum Kaax Mayan god
Yum Kaax Mayan god
He’s a promising youngster with a trendy corn headdress, but is always getting into fights with bad weather, famine and drought. Due to codex confusion, for many years YUM-KAAX became synonymous with the Maya maize deity known to scholars as God E. They must have been thinking of Vitamin E. Maize is…
Mayan god of sun
Mayan god of sun
Mayan Sun God Also known as HUNAPHU, HUN-AHAU, HUN-AHAW, HUN-APHU, HUN-NIK, HUNAPU, GOD-S Sun God and mighty football player Not to be confused with HUN-HUNAHPU his father, he’s one of the HERO-TWINS, being XBALANQUE’s older brother. After having amazing adventures in the Underworld, HUNAHPU was elevated…
Mayan gods of the underworld
Mayan gods of the underworld
Mayan Death God Also known as AHPUCH, CIZIN, GOD-A, HUNHAU, HUNAHAU, KIMIL, KISIN, YUM-CIMIL, YUM-CIMIH, YUM-KIMIL Hellish Death God of the Mayan Underworld God of Death AH-PUCH is the Ruler of MITNAL or Level 9 of the Underworld: the deepest and nastiest department of Mayan Hell. Identified by the Aztecs…
Mayan gods of life
Mayan gods of life
The Mayans developed a complex system of calendars that were dependent on the movements of the sun, moon, stars and planets. The calendars determined the timing of crop planting, the waging of war and the enacting of religious rituals. The cultivation of maize, the most important Mayan crop, was tied…