Tag: temple

  • Teotihuacan: Temple of the Feathered Serpent

    Teotihuacan: Temple of the Feathered Serpent

    Also known as the Temple of Quetzalcoatl, this temple is one of Teotihuacan’s most enigmatic structures. Smaller than the Pyramids of the Sun and Pyramids of the Moon, yet it stands out for its intricate decorations and historical significance. The temple’s design is a testament to the advanced architectural skills of the Teotihuacanos. It’s adorned…

  • Tenochtitlan in Templo Mayor Museum

    Tenochtitlan in Templo Mayor Museum

    On a recent sunlit morning, I found myself stepping back into the echoes of ancient civilization at the Templo Mayor Museum. Templo Mayor translates to “Great Temple,” a fitting title for what was once the main temple of the Aztec capital, Tenochtitlan. This majestic structure, now in ruins, was dedicated to the gods of war…