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The Maya wove beautiful fabrics using cotton, hemp, and other fibers. Fibers were dyed and then woven into brilliant designs. Patterns included geometric, floral, animal, and human designs. They used these beautiful and colorful fabrics to drape, not to fit. The Maya loved to wear one loose garment on top of another.

The Gift of the Maya -- There is a story of Mesoamerica that is emerging through the work of biologists, botanists, and ethno-agronomists exploring and attempting to replicate the ancient systems that produced traditional foods.

The Chichen Itza is one of the most important Mayan architectural monuments. This Pyramid is one of the seven wonders of the world because it has a unique echo like no other seen before.

The Olmec "earliest pre-Columbian writing" dated between 1100 BCE and 900 BCE, with a set of 62 symbols, 28 of which are unique. There are also well-documented later hieroglyphs known as "Epi-Olmec", some who believe that Epi-Olmec may represent a transitional script between an earlier Olmec writing system and Mayan writing.

The Mayan Calendar: Since the least common multiple of 260 and 365 is 18,980; these cycles run concurrently after 18,980 days (equivalent to 52 years of 365 days) which is called a “Calendar Round”, at the end of which a designated day recurs in the same position in the year. The Tzolkin, or Count of Days, is formed by the combination of numerals 1 through 13, moving through each day in an ordered series of 20 Maya day anthropomorphizations or names.