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Templo Mayor

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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.

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.

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.

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, ...

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 ...

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.

The Great Temple of Tenochtitlán - Scientific American

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The Great Temple of Tenochtitlán. This place of worship for the Aztecs was described and destroyed by the Spanish. Accidental encounters with its lost remains ...

Tenochtitlán: History of Aztec Capital - Live Science

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May 23, 2013 ... Modern-day Mexico City sits atop the ruins of this once-great center of ... in potable water and a great temple dedicated to both Huitzilopochtli ...

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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Tenochtitlan - Ancient History Encyclopedia

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Tenochtitlan, located on an island near the western shore of Lake Texcoco in ... The Great Temple or Temple Mayor (called Hueteocalli by the Aztecs) takes ...

Basic Aztec facts: AZTEC TEMPLES - Mexicolore

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May 31, 2015 ... The Great Temple of Tenochtitlan. Basic Aztec facts: AZTEC TEMPLES. Aztec temples were more than buildings dedicated to prayer – from ...

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 ...