The ancient Maya civilization occupied the eastern third of Mesoamerica, primarily the Yucatan Peninsula. The topography of the area greatly varied from volcanic mountains, which comprised the highlands in the South
This is a name list of Maya gods and supernatural beings playing a role in the
Classic (200–1000 CE) and Post-Classic (1000–1697 CE) Maya religion.
Mayan Gods and Goddesses. The ancient Maya had a complex pantheon of
deities whom they worshipped and offered human sacrifices. Rulers were
Mayan Gods. The ancient Maya had over 150 Gods in their complex religion,
each with clearly defined characteristics and purposes. Here's the list of the top
These deities were believed to live on the top of the mountains and in high forests which were often hidden by clouds. As for many Maya gods
, Chaac is portrayed as a human but with animal characteristics. Ceremonies in honor of the rain god
were held in each Maya city... More »
There is a vast pantheon of gods worshiped by the Maya. Different areas had
different gods, and some were more important in one area than in another.
Kids learn about the religion, gods, and mythology of the Maya civilization
including Itzamna, Chaac, and Kukulcan.
The complete A-Z index of Mayan Gods, Goddesses, spirits, demons, legendary
monsters and other characters names from Mayan mythology in alphabetical ...
Mayan mythology from Godchecker - the legendary mythology encyclopedia.
Your guide to the Mayan gods, spirits, demons and legendary monsters.
Bowl with images of the Chocolate God Mexico or Guatemala, 400-600, stone.
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