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The Coatlicue was the mother of the Mexicas Gods.You can find this great piece in the National Anthropology Museum

The Coatlicue was the mother of the Mexicas Gods.You can find this great piece in the National Anthropology Museum

Aztec Conquest Altered Genetics Among Early Mexico Inhabitants, New DNA Study Shows For centuries, the fate of the original Otomí inhabitants of Xaltocan, the capital of a pre-Aztec Mexican city-state, has remained unknown. Researchers have long...

Aztec Conquest Altered Genetics Among Early Mexico Inhabitants, New DNA Study Shows For centuries, the fate of the original Otomí inhabitants of Xaltocan, the capital of a pre-Aztec Mexican city-state, has remained unknown. Researchers have long...

Statue of Xochipilli (From the National Museum of Anthropology, Mexico City).

Statue of Xochipilli (From the National Museum of Anthropology, Mexico City).

Quetzalcoatl, translation: feathered snake. Lord of life, enlightment, wisdom, knowledge, the winds and daylight.

Quetzalcoatl, translation: feathered snake. Lord of life, enlightment, wisdom, knowledge, the winds and daylight.

Aztec  Coatlicue, also known as Teteoinan  ("The Mother of Gods"), is the Aztec goddess who gave birth to the moon, stars, and Huitzilopochtli, the god of the sun and war. She is also known as Toci, ("Our Grandmother"), and Cihuacoatl, ("The Lady of the serpent"), the patron of women who die in childbirth.

Aztec Coatlicue, also known as Teteoinan ("The Mother of Gods"), is the Aztec goddess who gave birth to the moon, stars, and Huitzilopochtli, the god of the sun and war. She is also known as Toci, ("Our Grandmother"), and Cihuacoatl, ("The Lady of the serpent"), the patron of women who die in childbirth.

Aztec Sun Stone from Aztec Empire dated 1512. One of great wonders, in museo de Antropologia, Mexico city

Aztec Sun Stone from Aztec Empire dated 1512. One of great wonders, in museo de Antropologia, Mexico city

Disc with a skull in the middle	  Teotihuacan, Early Classic (300-550 A.D.) Teotihuacan, State of Mexico

Disc with a skull in the middle Teotihuacan, Early Classic (300-550 A.D.) Teotihuacan, State of Mexico

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