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Mesoamerican pyramids - Wikipedia

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Mesoamerican pyramids or pyramid-shaped structures form a prominent part of ancient Mesoamerican architecture. Although similar in shape or form, these structures bear only a very weak architectural...

Aztec Temples - Aztec History

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Identifying the Aztec temples has been a tricky job at times. It's been easy to simply assume that large, monumental structures such as pyramids are all either  ...

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 ...

Basic Aztec facts: AZTEC TEMPLES - Mexicolore

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May 31, 2015 ... Aztec temples were usually found at the top of pyramids and they are often called temple-pyramids. Designed using ancient Mesoamerican ...

Information on Aztec Pyramids | USA Today

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During the nearly 100 years that the Aztecs ruled the land, they built many cities, and the central point of the cities was a temple sitting atop a pyramid, where ...

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 led up to the sanctuary and there was a sacrificial altar at the top of  ...

General Construction of an Aztec Pyramid-Temple

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The general temple-pyramid consisted of a platform, a long, broad, steep double staircase going up the center, with balustrades going up the sides of the steps.

Pyramids of Mesoamerica - Crystalinks

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Mexican pyramid has two more inside, scientists discover The Guardian ... Dominating the center of Chichen is the Temple of Kukulkan (the Maya name for  ...

Aztec Pyramids - Aztec History and Culture

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Aztecs had a polytheistic society, with three head gods: Huitzilopochtli, Quetzalcoatl and Tezcatlipoca. Each temple was dedicated to a one of these deities.

Aztec Pyramids - Aztec History

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Aztec Pyramids. ... Atop it was the main temple of Tenochtitlan, which was dedicated to Huitzilopochtli, the god of war and sun, and Tlaloc, the god of rain and ...