?

Log in

Nov. 10th, 2008 @ 05:05 am Scholar Finds Mayan's Path Through Hell
TZIBICHEN CENOTE, Mexico (Nov. 9) - Legend says the afterlife for ancient Mayas was a terrifying obstacle course in which the dead had to traverse rivers of blood, and chambers full of sharp knives, bats and jaguars.
Now a Mexican archaeologist using long-forgotten testimony from the Spanish Inquisition says a series of caves he has explored may be the place where the Maya actually tried to depict this highway through hell.

Read the full article here.
About this Entry
caelum_rainieri: