The Aztec religion is the Mesoamerican religion of the Aztecs. Like other
Mesoamerican religions, it had elements of human sacrifice in connection with a
Religion was extremely important in Aztec life. They worshipped many gods and
goddesses, each of whom ruled one or more human activities or aspects of ...
The Aztec religion is composed of an incredibly complicated, yet interesting, set
of beliefs. Filled with stories of human sacrifices and demanding Aztec gods and
There was little difference between Aztec religion and civil society. The
tlacatecuhtli , or "chief of men." controlled all the religious ceremonies and was
also the ...
A guide by Thomas H. Frederiksen to all aspects of Aztec religion, with
Oct 9, 2014 ... Aztec life was richly imbued with religious symbolism and rituals. Every month
had at least one major religious ceremony honoring a god or ...
The Aztec people practiced their religion through many different ways including
human sacrifice, building great temples to worship in and also through their arts.
Nevertheless, it is thought that hundreds, perhaps even thousands, of victims
were sacrificed each year at the great Aztec religious sites and it cannot be
Perhaps the most highly elaborated aspect of Aztec culture was the religious
system. The Aztec derived much of their religious ideology from the earlier
The Aztec religion is one in which the practitioners were constantly trying to win
the favor of the gods—to influence the ...