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"If you cannot understand that there is something in man which responds to the challenge of this mountain and goes out to meet it, that the struggle is the struggle of life itself upward and forever upward, then you won't see why we go."    ~ Edmund Hillary  ** Mayan Temple   <3 lis

"If you cannot understand that there is something in man which responds to the challenge of this mountain and goes out to meet it, that the struggle is the struggle of life itself upward and forever upward, then you won't see why we go." ~ Edmund Hillary ** Mayan Temple <3 lis

Young woman in Mayan dress posing by statue of Sun God at Mayan ruins of Kohunlich. Yucatan, Mexico.

Young woman in Mayan dress posing by statue of Sun God at Mayan ruins of Kohunlich. Yucatan, Mexico.

La Piedra del Sol es un disco monolítico de basalto de olivino con inscripciones alusivas a la cosmogonía mexica y los cultos solares. Es común e incorrectamente llamada Calendario Azteca. Las interpretaciones sobre la función y el significado de este monolito son diversas entre especialistas desde su re descubrimiento en el siglo XVIII. Probablemente fue una plataforma de combate gladiatorio, involucrado probablemente en la festividad mexica Tlacaxipehualiztli. Mide 3,60 metros de diámetro

La Piedra del Sol es un disco monolítico de basalto de olivino con inscripciones alusivas a la cosmogonía mexica y los cultos solares. Es común e incorrectamente llamada Calendario Azteca. Las interpretaciones sobre la función y el significado de este monolito son diversas entre especialistas desde su re descubrimiento en el siglo XVIII. Probablemente fue una plataforma de combate gladiatorio, involucrado probablemente en la festividad mexica Tlacaxipehualiztli. Mide 3,60 metros de diámetro

Maya Hieroglyphs by J. Eric S. Thompson  www.famsi.org/mayawriting/thompson/thompson455.html

Maya Hieroglyphs by J. Eric S. Thompson www.famsi.org/mayawriting/thompson/thompson455.html

A Mayan corbel arch, Uxmal, Yucatan, Mexico.

North via South: Mesoamerican Brutalism

A Mayan corbel arch, Uxmal, Yucatan, Mexico.

Chichén Itzá Maya ruin pictures.Travel pictures México. Photography gallery of Chichén Itzá,  Fotos de Chichén Itzá. Ruinas Mayas de Méjico, Yucatán

Chichén Itzá Maya ruin pictures.Travel pictures México. Photography gallery of Chichén Itzá, Fotos de Chichén Itzá. Ruinas Mayas de Méjico, Yucatán

The Maya ruins located at Copan in western Honduras are best known for their remarkable series of “portrait stelae” These stelea and highly sculptured decorations of these buildings are indeed some of the very finest surviving art of ancient MesoAmerica https://twitter.com/ChichenItzaBob

The Maya ruins located at Copan in western Honduras are best known for their remarkable series of “portrait stelae” These stelea and highly sculptured decorations of these buildings are indeed some of the very finest surviving art of ancient MesoAmerica https://twitter.com/ChichenItzaBob

Mayan Dancer Representing Jaguar in Pre-Hispanic Mayan Culture.   Xcaret, Riviera Maya, Yucatan, Mexico.

Mayan Dancer Representing Jaguar in Pre-Hispanic Mayan Culture. Xcaret, Riviera Maya, Yucatan, Mexico.

Underwater Mayan City -documentary in production "Revelations".   An underwater Maya city, a millennia-old landing pad once used for spacecraft, and human contact with extraterrestrials.

Underwater Mayan City -documentary in production "Revelations". An underwater Maya city, a millennia-old landing pad once used for spacecraft, and human contact with extraterrestrials.

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 (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.

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