Human sacrifice discovered in Peru

Human sacrifice discovered in Peru

A temple with a tomb has been discovered in which for thousands of years has remains of human sacrifices in it. It was uncovered by archaeologists in Peru. The finding was near the town of Chiclayo, while excavations were started back in 2006.

Opening up the archaeological site, evidence shows that the complex belonged to people believed to stem from God Naylamp. He is considered the founder of the Lambayeque civilization that in the 8th century BC had inherited a dilapidated Moche culture, announced "National Geographic".

The temple complex is now evidence that the heirs of God Naylamp existed.

Lambayeque advanced culture has been known for their high skills in the field of irrigation. Irrigation means to transport water by artificial means to places where it is scarce or missing.

In the open church in Peru is remarkable pyramidal tombs called Huaca Norte.

There, archaeologists have encountered in 33 female skeletons. Two of them are still preserved locks hair.

Incisions are visible on the mummified corpses. Which leads scientists to suggest that women have been tortured before their death? Perhaps his torture was part of an ancient ritual.

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