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Pyramid-shaped religious edifice of pre-Columbian Mexico featuring one or several temples.
Aztec temple stairways Chac-Mool Temple of Tlaloc brazier Coyolxauhqui stone stone for sacrifice Temple of Huitzilopochtli

stairways click to hear

Series of steps leading to the summit of the pyramid.

Chac-Mool click to hear

Sculpture representing a reclining god.

Temple of Tlaloc click to hear

Temple devoted to the god of rain, lightning and fertility.

brazier click to hear

Receptacle in which the heart of the person sacrificed was burned.

Coyolxauhqui stone click to hear

Block of stone sculpted in the image of the Moon goddess, sister of Huitzilopochtli.

stone for sacrifice click to hear

Alter on which human sacrifices were performed.

Temple of Huitzilopochtli click to hear

Temple devoted to the Aztec god of the Sun and of war.