Precolumbian & Mesoamerican History
When it comes to Mesoamerican and South American civilizations, nothing is much known about their gods and mythologies. While there are sufficient scriptures written about the ancient eastern civilizations such as...
We all know about the bloody sacrifices, but there was a whole history, culture, and mythology surrounding the Aztecs' claim to fame!
According to the Maya the world has been destroyed and recreated four times. The fascinating story of this history is told in the Popol Vuh. The Popol Vuh also reveals cultural truths about the Maya and acts as a guide...
Teotihuacan is colossal and no one knows who built it. It is said to be about 2,000 years old. What happened to the city and why was it abandoned? This article explores a few rational explanations.
The Aztec warrior was part of a larger spiritual journey.
Learn about the Nazca Lines in the South American country of Peru for elementary age kids and homeschool
This is the third article in the series where I try to see if there was any connection between the Aztec civilization of Mexico and the eastern Vedic Indian civilization. The Aztec civilization are one of the prominent...
The landscape of the Central Andean mountainside exhibits a rich variety of vascular plants that are periodically separated by high-altitude forests and woodlands. Within this myriad of flora, a most unremarkable shrub...
The Olmec were as many think, the precursors to the Maya. They were an unusual First Nation as they carved statues of incredible sophistication that depicted people of African appearance. The Aztecs called them...
El Castillo, The Castle, the great pyramid at Chichen Itza. wikipedia One of the most advanced civilizations in the western hemisphere was the great ancient Maya civilization that was located in southern Mexico and...
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