Travel photography in Mexico -- Statue of an ancient Mayan warrior in a jungle setting in Mexico's Riviera Maya region.

Statue of an Ancient Mayan Warrior (Riviera Maya, Mexico)

El Mundo Maya en México - Diario Viajero México

Infografía: El Mundo Maya en México

Tlaloc (Tlá-loch) was the Aztec rain deity and one of the most ancient and widespread deities of all Mesoamerica. Tlaloc was thought to live on the top of the mountains, especially the ones always covered by clouds; and from there he sent the much needed rains. The rain god was a pan-Mesoamerican deity, whose origins can be traced back to Teotihuacan and the Olmec. The rain deity was called Chaac by the ancient Maya and Cocijo by the Zapotec of Oaxaca.

Tlaloc (Tlá-loch) was the Aztec rain deity and one of the most ancient and…

UNESCO World Heritage Site - Chichen Itza is the most important archaeological vestige of the Maya-Toltec civilization in Yucatán, Mexico (10th-15th centuries)

UNESCO World Heritage Site - Chichen Itza is the most important archaeological vestige of the Maya-Toltec civilization in Yucatán, Mexico centuries)

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