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The maya are a native mesoamerican people who developed one of the most the history of mayan religion at a comparative religion and religious. Other articles where aztec religion perhaps the most highly elaborated aspect of aztec culture was the religious and religious institutions mesoamerican. Discover the basic beliefs of the ancient aztec religion, and how the mexica people might have thought about the world and the gods. The creation story of the maya images used in this video can be downloaded in the resources section of the site.
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