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The Templo Mayor (Spanish for "Great Temple") was one of the main temples of the Aztecs in their capital city of Tenochtitlan, which is now Mexico City.

Tenochtitlan: Templo Mayor | Essay | Heilbrunn Timeline of Art ...

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The Templo Mayor (Main Temple) in. Tenochtitlan. , capital of the mighty Aztec empire, was located in the center of the city, where the most important ritual and ...

Templo Mayor at Tenochtitlan, the Coyolxauhqui Stone, and an ...

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1500. volcanic stone, found: Templo Mayor, Tenochtitlan (Museo del Templo Mayor, Mexico ... In the center of the Huitzilopochtli temple was a sacrificial stone.

Basic Aztec facts: AZTEC TEMPLES - Mexicolore

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May 31, 2015 ... The Great Temple of Tenochtitlan ... When the Spanish conquistadors first arrived in Tenochtitlan, the Aztec capital, they were astounded by the ...

Tenochtitlán: History of Aztec Capital - LiveScience

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May 23, 2013 ... The city itself would come to boast an aqueduct that brought in potable water and a great temple dedicated to both Huitzilopochtli (the god who ...

Templo Mayor, The Aztecs Main Temple in ... - Mexonline.com

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More astounding yet, the ruins appeared to be those of the capital's great ... upon seizing control of Tenochtitlan in 1521, destroyed the Aztec city in order to ...

Templo Mayor - Mexico City, Mexico - Sacred Destinations

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Templo Mayor (Great Temple) is an Aztec temple recently discovered in the heart ... their conquest of Tenochtitlan and was completely lost until an Aztec carving ...

Templo Mayor, Mexico's Great Aztec Empire

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When the Spanish Conquerors arrived, they destroyed the temples and built over the Aztec empire and the great temple of Tenochtitlan. Still an active site, ...

Great Pyramid of Tenochtitlan | Aztec Empire | Flight Centre

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Once capital of the Aztec Empire, the Great Pyramid of Tenochtitlan has been an ... The two gods have twin temples built for and dedicated to them, one on either ...

aztec architecture - Famsi

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(near Tula), where Huitzilopochtli, one of the most important Aztec deities, was born. Half of the Great Temple of Tenochtitlán was built in his honor.

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Templo Mayor - Ancient History Encyclopedia

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Feb 5, 2016 ... The Templo Mayor or Great Temple (called Hueteocalli by the Aztecs) dominated the central sacred precinct of the Aztec capital Tenochtitlan.

Aztec Temples - Aztec History

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Let's look at the secrets and mysteries of the Aztec temples. ... The buildings you probably associate with the Aztec religion are the great pyramids. ... Templo Mayor was a part of the sacred area of the city of Tenochtitlan, now Mexico City.

BBC - Culture - The Templo Mayor: A place for human sacrifices

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Feb 27, 2015 ... The opening ceremony of the sixth Great Temple of Tenochtitlan on 19 December 1487 was quite unlike one a modern head of state or ...