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Part of the Temple of Quetzalcoatl Orion’s Image

Feature Articles – Orion’s Image The New World equivalent of the Gizeh pyramids may well be Teotihuacan, even in as much detail that its layout also mimics astronomical information, even that of Orion’s Belt. by Philip Coppens The citadel of Teotihuacan, just outside of Mexico City, is one of the most famous sites constructed by our ancestors. It bloomed between 300 and 600 AD and covered 20 square km (7.7 square miles), once holding a population of 200,000. The name means “place of the…

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Jorge Remedios
Uxmal . Yucatan Mexico

Yucatan, Mexico. Old maya city called Uxmal. Built during the Classic period, Uxmal is the most famous of the ruins in the Puuc region. Its architecture is considered one of the masterpieces of the old civilization. Visited in Apr. 2003.

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Cathy Acquaviva

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