Mayan Religion

Name of Mayan religion
Name of Mayan religion
Itzamna, Lizard House In Mayan, itz can mean dew or nectar Name often preceded by ahaulil,or lord Religion and Culture of Itzamna: Maya, Mesoamerica Symbols, Iconography, and Art of Itzamna: Images of Itzamna often contain snakes or mussels and he himself is depicted as an old man with a flower…
What is Mayan religion?
What is Mayan religion?
Home / What is the SMJ? / Mayan Symbolism This section gives background information on the components, main characters, symbolism and significance of Mayan rituals. Who participated in the ceremony? Priests, the chosen (men), and mature or elderly women. Children and young women were not involved. The…
Religion of Mayan civilization
Religion of Mayan civilization
A dread of malevolent spirits haunting forsaken areas could, along with environmental catastrophes, help to explain why some areas in the ancient Mayan world proved less resilient than others when their civilization disintegrated, researchers suggest. The ancient Maya once claimed an area about the size…