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Templo Mayor - Wikipedia

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The Templo Mayor (Spanish for "Main Temple") was one of the main temples of the Aztecs in .... The second temple was built during the reigns of Acamapichtli, Huitzilihuitl and Chimalpopoca...

Templo Mayor - Ancient History Encyclopedia

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Feb 5, 2016 ... The Pyramid was similarly built on an east-west axis so that when at the top ... Located at the centre of Tenochtitlan the Templo Mayor was the ...

Aztec Temples - Aztec History

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Materials: Built of stone and covered with stucco and polychrome paint. Templo Mayor was a part of the sacred area of the city of Tenochtitlan, now Mexico City.

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

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The seven major building phases of the Templo Mayor began with a simple structure, probably dedicated to Huitzilopochtli, built in 1325 when Tenochtitlan was ...

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 their ... capital of Tenochtitlan, the Pyramid at Cholula and the Inca's great temple at ...

Basic Aztec facts: AZTEC TEMPLES - Mexicolore

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May 31, 2015 ... The Great Temple of Tenochtitlan ... This was unlike the Egyptian pyramids, which were built exclusively as the tombs of kings, and resting ...

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. ... The Aztecs built an altar in this courtyard were they had ceremonies to honor their ... The Aztecs worshiped the same gods at the Templo Mayor as they did at the ...

Aztec Temple Found in Mexico City "Exceptional," Experts Say

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Oct 5, 2006 ... The Aztec were a deeply religious people who built monumental works. Templo Mayor, or the Great Temple, was the biggest pyramid of the ...

How did the Aztecs build their pyramids? | Reference.com

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The Aztecs, as most Mesoamerican peoples, built their pyramids with a core of ... with a large and intricately sculpted ceremonial temple, the Templo Mayor, ...

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 ...