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Templo Mayor - Wikipedia

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Scale model of the twin Great Temple of Tenochtitlan. View of the Templo Mayor and the surrounding buildings. The Templo Mayor (Spanish for "Main Temple") was one of the main temples of th...

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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The buildings you probably associate with the Aztec religion are the great pyramids. These were four sided, stable structures that can withstand the earthquakes ...

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

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capital of the mighty Aztec empire, was located in the center of the city, where ... The temple structures on top of each pyramid were dedicated to and housed the  ...

Basic Aztec facts: AZTEC TEMPLES - Mexicolore

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May 31, 2015 ... Instead the Aztecs called it Coatépec, which means Serpent Mountain (today we call it the Great Temple). Coatépec was the mythological ...

The Aztec Templo Mayor.

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"The "place " of the Great Temple and its ritual traditions remains central and vital in any serious interpretation of the Aztec World." (Broda 1987:125) ...

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

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Feb 27, 2015 ... The pinnacle of Aztec architecture was the Templo Mayor, a vast ... The opening ceremony of the sixth Great Temple of Tenochtitlan on 19 ...

Aztec Temples | Step Pyramids | Twin Temples - Aztec Indians

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Aztec temples were often part of a step-pyramid, and they often faced west. A flight of steps ... The Great Pyramid already stood when the Aztecs arrived. It is an  ...

Pyramids in Latin America - Ancient History - HISTORY.com

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Civilizations like the Olmec, Maya, Aztec and Inca all built pyramids to house ... In many of their great city-states, temple-pyramids formed the center of public life ...

Templo Mayor - Mexico City, Mexico - Sacred Destinations

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Templo Mayor (Great Temple) is an Aztec temple recently discovered in the heart of modern Mexico City. It was built in the 14th century in honor of the Aztec god ...