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Teotihuacan (nahuatl: Teotihuacan, �Lugar donde fueron hechos los dioses

Teotihuacan (nahuatl: Teotihuacan, �Lugar donde fueron hechos los dioses

Avenue of the Dead & Pyramid of the Sun (view from Pyramid of the Moon, Teotihuacan, Mexico - Teotihuacan is an enormous archaeological site in Basin of Mexico, 30 miles northeast of Mexico City, containing some of the largest Mesoamerican pyramids built in pre-Columbian Americas. The name means "where man met the gods." Teotihuacan is also known for its large residential complexes, and numerous colorful, well-preserved murals.

Avenue of the Dead, Pyramid of the Sun, Pyramid of the Moon, Teotihuacan, Mexico

Quetzalcoatl  by *GENZOMAN  Quetzalcoatl (Classical Nahuatl: Quetzalcohuātl [ketsaɬˈko.aːtɬ]) is a Mesoamerican deity whose name comes from the Nahuatl language and has the meaning of "feathered serpent". The worship of a feathered serpent deity is first documented in Teotihuacan in the first century BC or first century AD.

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Quetzalcoatl by *GENZOMAN Quetzalcoatl (Classical Nahuatl: Quetzalcohuātl…

The holy city of Teotihuacan ('the place where the gods were created') is situated some 50 km north-east of Mexico City. Built between the 1st and 7th centuries A.D., it is characterized by the vast size of its monuments – in particular, the Temple of Quetzalcoatl and the Pyramids of the Sun and the Moon, laid out on geometric and symbolic principles.

Teotihuacan ('the place where the gods were created'), 50 km north-east of Mexico City. Built between the and centuries A.D., it is characterized by the vast size of its monuments – the Temple of Quetzalcoatl and the Pyramids of the Sun and the Moon.

Teotihuacán - just outside Mexico City the Pyramid of the Sun is the world's 3rd largest. They let you climb to the top, which is really amazing! #travel

Ancient History Cities - Teotihuacán - just outside Mexico City. The Pyramid of the Sun is the world's largest. It is still unknown exactly who lived here.

Teotihuacan’s culture and history are still largely mysterious. The civilization left massive ruins, but no trace has yet been found of a writing system and very little is known for sure about its inhabitants, who were succeeded first by the Toltecs and then by the Aztecs.

Teotihuacan’s culture and history are still largely mysterious. The civilization…

"Spider Grandmother". The Spider Woman myth is common through the beliefs of the Native Americans of the American Southwest. It is believed that all life on earth, including plant, animal, and human life, was created by Spider Woman, who had been delegated that task by the gods at the very beginning of Earth's history.

Masks, Art, Sculpture, Choreography and Theatre of Lauren Raine MFA. Revealing the mythic Self through art masks and transformative arts.

Tlaloc (Tlá-loch) was the Aztec rain deity and one of the most ancient and widespread deities of all Mesoamerica. Tlaloc was thought to live on the top of the mountains, especially the ones always covered by clouds; and from there he sent the much needed rains. The rain god was a pan-Mesoamerican deity, whose origins can be traced back to Teotihuacan and the Olmec. The rain deity was called Chaac by the ancient Maya and Cocijo by the Zapotec of Oaxaca.

Tlaloc (Tlá-loch) was the Aztec rain deity and one of the most ancient and…

Teotihuacan, also known as the City of the Gods, is an archeological site 40 km northeast of Mexico City. Náhuatl for "the place where men became gods", Teotihuacan is home to some of the largest ancient pyramids in the world. According to legend, it was here where the gods gathered to plan the creation of man.

Teotihuacan, also known as the City of the Gods, is an archeological site 40 km…

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