This category comprises the myths of the Aztec and Maya, which derive from a shared Mesoamerican cultural tradition. Many of the motifs and gods mentioned in early sources are still evoked in the lore of contemporary Mexico and Guatemala.
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Life and Death in Ancient Mexico
Exhibition from MesoWeb seeking to understand human sacrifice among the Olmec and Aztec.
Man-Like Gods and Deified Men in Mexican Cosmolore
Article by Anna-Britta Hellbom discussing perceptions of cosmic realities visualized in god-like images and conceptualised in traditional lore.
Information on native American arts, crafts, poetry and protests.
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