Motecuzoma Xocoyotzin (Moctezuma II), from Historia de la Conquista de México by Antonio de Solis. 29 June was the ninth tlatoani (ruler) of Tenochtitlan. During his reign the Aztec Empire reached its maximal size. The first contact betwe
The Firebird-Russian Folklore. The firebird is symbolic of light and it is said that when one feather from the tail of the firebird falls to the ground, a new artistic tradition is born, hence why it is such a popular motif amongst artists.
Turquoise and gold pectoral shield, Mixtec Gold Artifacts. The Mixtec, or Mixtecos, are indigenous Mesoamerican peoples inhabiting the region known as La Mixteca which covers parts of the Mexican states of Oaxaca, Guerrero and Puebla.
Photo courtesy of David Kamm Photoworks . GMO contamination of masa harina consumer products EATING BIOFUEL CORN I...