The Templo Mayor (Spanish for "Great Temple") was one of the main temples of
the Aztecs in .... The second temple was built during the reigns of Acamapichtli,
Huitzilihuitl and Chimalpopoc...
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.
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
The Aztec people built temples and pyramids in numbers, from the largest temple
, the Templo Mayor to the Sun and Moon Pyramids which still stand proud ...
Tenochtitlán was an overwhelming, monumental city that was built on top of small
islands and ... Half of the Great Temple of Tenochtitlán was built in his honor.
Dating back to the 1400s, these Aztec temples represent an architectural marvel.
... During the nearly 100 years that the Aztecs ruled the land, they built many ... to
be the tomb of an Aztec king in Templo Mayor, which indicates the pyramids ...
Nov 13, 2013 ... Templo Mayor Mexico City was constructed in 1325 as main Aztecs ... The
original temple was built around 1325, but was destroyed and rebuilt ...
May 23, 2013 ... Modern-day Mexico City sits atop the ruins of this once-great center of the ... to
look for the prickly pear cactus and build a temple in his honor.