The Templo Mayor (Spanish for "Main Temple") was one of the main temples of
the Aztecs in ... Initial excavations found that many of the artifacts were in good
enough condition to study. ....
Let's look at the secrets and mysteries of the Aztec temples. ... These would have
stairs up one side, and a flat top, often with a shrine on the top. ... Many, many
rituals were done at the temple - human sacrifice, of course, is the most well
A look at the Aztec step pyramids. ... Aztec temples were often part of a step-
pyramid, and they often faced west. ... Many of the city's temples are on this road.
So many were the persons sacrificed that the people could not eat all the ... The
Greater Temple of the Aztecs or HUEY TEOCALLI is without a doubt one of the ...
to accompany our captain, and in the process of climbing the steps, 114 in total, ...
Feb 5, 2016 ... The monumental steps leading to Tlaloc's temple were painted blue and ... So too
, many artefacts, purposely buried by the Aztecs, have been ...
The thing which makes Aztec pyramids distinct from those found in Egypt is that
Aztec pyramids almost always come with steps. ... While the Aztec cities had
many temples, there was one temple which was more important than the rest,
and this ...
Aztecs had a polytheistic society, with three head gods: Huitzilopochtli, ... These
structures were usually step pyramids with temples on top – more akin to the ...
there are 113.
Feb 27, 2015 ... The pinnacle of Aztec architecture was the Templo Mayor, a vast religious ...
taken to the top of the steep steps of the pyramid leading to two shrines. .... Much
has been discovered: sections of the temple and its several layers ...
Many city-states built large palaces, pyramids, and other public buildings that ...
They each had steep steps up the side that would allow someone to climb to the
top ... Aztec would sometimes build more than one temple on the top of a pyramid