Menacing Tower of Skulls Stupefies Mexico

Menacing Tower of Skulls Stupefies Mexico

A total of 676 skulls have been found so far, near the Metropolitan Cathedral in the Mexican capital. The cathedral was built where the Templo Mayor - the Aztecs' most sacred and important temple - once stood.

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It Can't Be: Find out What Some of the Objects Around us were Used for in the Past

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Many of the objects we use every day emerged many generations ago. But some of the items we take for granted have gone through amazing transformations since their initial application.

Aztecs - Cannibalistic Rituals of the Aztecs

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The Aztecs sowed horror with their horrific rituals, which were entirely religious-based. According to archaeological and historical research, the Aztecs did not perform cannibalistic rituals to feed themselves.

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The Mexican city of Cholula is known for its Great Pyramid, built by unknown people, thousands of years ago. The area in which the pyramid is found is known as San Pedro Cholula.

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In North America the Aztecs had special rooms for dreams. The elders of the tribe interpreted dreams, which were received during rituals and in accordance with various claims.

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Aztec human sacrifice

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When the Spaniards entered the capital of Aztecs Tenochtitlan in Mexico during 1519, they remained astounded by the sight which was revealed to them. Cannibalism during the Aztec civilization.

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Historical evidence suggests that Aztecs were advanced and were a prosperous civilization which built big cities. Aztec culture, religion and economy.

Aztecs - Tombs of the last days of the Aztecs

Tombs of the last days of the Aztecs

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Tenochtitlan, today Mexico, fell in 1521 after a three-month siege of the troops Fernando Cortes. The ancient tomb of the last days of the Aztec empire have been discovered by archaeologists.

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