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Escultura de Delfín, La venta.

Stock Photo of La Venta Park Museum, Villahermosa, Tabasco, Mexico

Pakal Sarcophagus Lid, depiction of King Pakal (603-683 CE) in the jaws of the underworld, symbolic of his death and journey into the underworld and resurrection with the Maize God. Temple of the Inscriptions, Palenque, Mexico. Maya, Late Classic Period.

Pakal Sarcophagus Lid ~ depiction of King Pakal CE) in the jaws of the underworld ~ symbolic of his death and journey into the underworld and resurrection with the Maize God. Temple of the Inscriptions, Palenque, Mexico.

The Maya were an ancient civilization of southern Mexico and the Central American countries of Guatemala, Honduras Belize and El Salvador.

The Maya were an ancient civilization of southern Mexico and the Central American countries of Guatemala, Honduras Belize and El Salvador. ~ Paseo de Montejo in Merida, Mexico

Toltec sculpture of warrior springing from the Coyote. Mexico. Hidalgo 900-1250 A.D.

Toltec sculpture of warrior springing from the Coyote. Hidalgo A.

Tlaloc/Chalchitlicue Aztec god of Rain  Estatua de Tláloc a las afueras del Museo Nacional de Antropología e Historia en la Ciudad de México.

Tlaloc/Chalchitlicue Aztec god of Rain, Mexico. It's said that when this giant bloc of stone was transported into Mexico City, rain flooded down.

National Museum of Anthropology, Mexico City. If you ever dreamed of seeing the real Aztec calendar; make sure to stop by.

National Museum of Anthropology, Mexico City. If you ever dreamed of seeing the real Aztec calendar;

Figura Costumed [México; Maya], s. VII-VIII, cerámica, pigmentos (1979.206.953) | Heilbrunn Cronología de la Historia del Arte | El Museo Metropolitano de Arte

Costumed figure, Maya, s. Ceramic with Maya blue pigment. Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Goddess Coyolxauhqui  with the sun stone at her back. National Museum of Anthropology Mexico City mexicas

Goddess Coyolxauhqui with the sun stone at her back. National Museum of Anthropology Mexico City photo credit: Thomas Aleto

Arqueólogos del Instituto Nacional de Antropología e Historia de México (INAH) descubrieron hace pocos días una estructura en el Estanque de Nahualac, al pie del volcán Iztaccihuatl.  Se trataría de un tetzacualco o altar de piedra situado en medio del estanque, visible cuando el nivel de las agua

Encuentran en México una estructura azteca que parece representar un modelo del Universo

Arqueólogos del Instituto Nacional de Antropología e Historia de México (INAH) descubrieron hace pocos días una estructura en el Estanque de Nahualac, al pie del volcán Iztaccihuatl. Se trataría de un tetzacualco o altar de piedra situado en medio del estanque, visible cuando el nivel de las agua

Aztec temple in Yucatan, Mexico would be a place I would stop by while going through the country. The Aztecs have so much history and are so famous it would be hard no to go in see these temples.

Mexico Travel Inspiration - Aztec temple in Yucatan, Mexico would be a place I would stop by while going through the country. The Aztecs have so much history and are so famous it would be hard no to go in see these temples.

Mexico Palenque: 1971- I remember it began to rain and we did what the women did - picked an Elephant Ear palm leaf and used it as an umbrella. To enjoy Palenque in the rain is a beautiful memory.  The fresh smells of the vegetation, the heat replaced by the cool breeze, the sound of rain drops on the leaf....Lola M.

13 Step Pyramids From Around the World

Mexico Palenque: I remember it began to rain and we did what the women did - picked an Elephant Ear palm leaf and used it as an umbrella. To enjoy Palenque in the rain is a beautiful memory. The fresh smells of the vegetation, the heat replaced by t