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The Aztec Empire, centred at the capital of Tenochtitlan, dominated most of Mesoamerica in the and centuries CE.

Guatemala, Maya culture Late Classic period (A.D. 600–900) c. 600–800

Mayan painted clay statue from the Tik'al archaeological site. Figure of a God from the burial site of Yax Nuun Ayiin I. The website explains a great deal about Mayan art history.

Mayan architecture

The ornate wall carving of Pacal was found on an exterior wall of this structure.

Underwater Mayan City -documentary in production "Revelations".   An underwater Maya city, a millennia-old landing pad once used for spacecraft, and human contact with extraterrestrials.

Underwater MAYAN City -documentary in production "Revelations". An underwater MAYA city, a millennia-old landing pad once used for spacecraft, and human contact with extraterrestrials.

The original Black civilizations of Mexico and Mesoamerica

Ancient world history: Interwoven history of all the world's original civilizations in chronological context and in book format: Olmec

Mayan Ruins |

Mayan temple holidays: Face to face with the lost civilisation

On a journey from Mexico’s Yucatán peninsula to Belize and Guatemala, Chris Moss explores the legacy of the ancient Maya

12-9th C. BCE. Ceramic Mother and Child Figure  Mesoamerican Culture: Tlatilco. Mexico.

Mother and Child Figure Date: century BCE Geography: Mexico, Mesoamerica Culture: Tlatilco Medium: Ceramic. Mother & child do not have similar body type - childs skull is bound. Mother - or slave nanny - odd cradle too.

ancientart:  Sculpture of Xolotl.  An important figure within the rituals surrounding the god Quetzalcoatl is Xolotl, his twin, a peculiar god in the form of a dog, identifiable by the many wrinkles on the sacred canine and the two rectangular protuberances on its head, relating it with the heavenly fire. According to legend, to create man Quetzalcoatl traveled to the underworld to search for the bones of the ancestral generations, guarded over by Mictlantecuhtli.

ancientart: “ Sculpture of Xolotl. “ An important figure within the rituals surrounding the god Quetzalcoatl is Xolotl, his twin, a peculiar god in the form of a dog, identifiable by the many wrinkles.

"Late Classic period (600-850 C.E) Maya incense burner portraying two images of the Maya god K'awil, also known as God K. The above image of K'awil appears to have mushroom inspired ear-plugs, and is crowned with the Fleur de lis emblem, symbolizing his "lordship" in a divine trinity, as god of lineages, divine sacrament (Soma) and blood sacrifices. K'awil is the Maya god most frequently depicted on the Double-headed Serpent Bar."

"Late Classic period (600-850 C.E) Maya incense burner portraying two images of the Maya god K'awil, also known as God K. The above image of K'awil appears to have mushroom inspired ear-plugs, and is crowned with the Fleur de lis emblem, symbolizing his "lordship" in a divine trinity, as god of lineages, divine sacrament (Soma) and blood sacrifices. K'awil is the Maya god most frequently depicted on the Double-headed Serpent Bar."

Maya sculpture, found at the ruined city of Palenque. Classic era (250-900 AD) Chiapas  Mexico

Jim & Carole's Mexico Adventure: Palenque Part Exquisite Maya city lost in the jungle

JOJO POST STAR GATES: THOUSANDS YEAR OLD ASTRONAUT?? WHAT OS THE MESSAGE THAT THEY LEFT HERE FOR THE FUTURE GENERATIONS ON PLANET EARTH?? Popol Vuh Museum; Guatemala City; Universidad Francisco Marroquin; Incensario; Guatemala; Mayan; Maya.

Jojo Post Star Gates: Thousands Year Old Astronaut? What Os The Message That They Left Here For The Future Generations On Planet Earth?

Mexico finds 2 sculptures of Mayan warriors at the Tonina site in southern Chiapas. The captives are from Copan, an ally of Palenque, in the 26 year war against Tonina.

Mexico finds 2 sculptures of Maya warriors at the Tonina site in southern Chiapas. The captives are from Copan, an ally of Palenque, in the 26 year war against Tonina.