My new ancient mesoamerican four destroyed suns tat!

My new ancient mesoamerican four destroyed suns tat!

The meaning of this Aztec symbol was power, strength and courage. These attributes were attached to eagles due to their amazing flying skills, large size and strong nature

The meaning of this Aztec symbol was power, strength and courage. These attributes were attached to eagles due to their amazing flying skills, large size and strong nature

Omlec Yugitos. Although archaeologists know that these Yugitos were involved in the Mesoamerican ball games, it is uncertain how they were used.

Omlec Yugitos. Although archaeologists know that these Yugitos were involved in the Mesoamerican ball games, it is uncertain how they were used.

http://ep.yimg.com/ca/I/yhst-31454406522016_2241_95785875 The Vision Serpent

http://ep.yimg.com/ca/I/yhst-31454406522016_2241_95785875 The Vision Serpent

OLMEC God II - Maize Deity. (Author provided) God II was the maize /corn god. It was usually depicted with a maize cob sprouting from a cleft in its head. Sometimes the being was shown as youthful or carved as a toothless infant. It had almond-shaped eyes, thick prominent lips, and a large flat nose. Carvings atop the heads of these statues were common. God II may have been the antecedent of all Mesoamerican corn deities..

OLMEC God II - Maize Deity. (Author provided) God II was the maize /corn god. It was usually depicted with a maize cob sprouting from a cleft in its head. Sometimes the being was shown as youthful or carved as a toothless infant. It had almond-shaped eyes, thick prominent lips, and a large flat nose. Carvings atop the heads of these statues were common. God II may have been the antecedent of all Mesoamerican corn deities..

Ancient pyramids all over the world. How strange that the same design pops up over & over, so far away from the others.

Ancient pyramids all over the world. How strange that the same design pops up over & over, so far away from the others.

What Makes the OLMEC Culture So Unique and Alluring?  The OLMECS were the first true Mesoamerican civilization. There were small villages and groups of people in the area in which the OLMEC developed but these societies are referred to as PRE-OLMEC. The OLMECS were a full-fledged civilization because they were more organized and socially advanced than their predecessors.

What Makes the OLMEC Culture So Unique and Alluring? The OLMECS were the first true Mesoamerican civilization. There were small villages and groups of people in the area in which the OLMEC developed but these societies are referred to as PRE-OLMEC. The OLMECS were a full-fledged civilization because they were more organized and socially advanced than their predecessors.

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