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Colonia Extremadura Insurgentes, Ciudad de México, Mexico — The Valley of Mexico (The Central Highlands)
 

Tláloc from Castillo de Teayo, Veracruz

Cultura Maya

 
 
Tláloc from Castillo de Teayo, Veracruz Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, April 30, 2021
1. Tláloc from Castillo de Teayo, Veracruz Marker
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“Tlaloc” de Castillo de Teayo, Ver.
Period Postclasico Temprano 900-1250 D.C.

Dios Tlaloc, deidad de las lluvias y de la fertilidad de la tierra, viste maxtlatl con una perforación en el pecho.

English translation:
Tláloc from Castillo de Teayo, Veracruz
Early Postclassic Period 900-1250 AD

Tlaloc, deity of rain and fertility of the earth, wearing a maxtlatl (loincloth) with a piercing in the chest. (Marker Number 1.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Anthropology & ArchaeologyParks & Recreational Areas.
 
Location. 19° 22.694′ N, 99° 10.714′ W. Marker is in Colonia Extremadura Insurgentes, Ciudad de México. Marker is on Avenida Insurgentes Sur just south of Avenida Porfirio Díaz, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Atlante from Chichén Itzá, Yucatán (within shouting distance of this marker); Quetzalcoatl Base Engraving (within shouting distance of this marker); Stela of Halch, Huinic (within shouting distance of this marker); Mask of the Chaac Deity, Kabah, Yucatán
Tláloc from Castillo de Teayo, Veracruz and Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, April 30, 2021
2. Tláloc from Castillo de Teayo, Veracruz and Marker
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(within shouting distance of this marker); Dolores Asúnsolo López Negrete (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Benito Juárez (about 90 meters away); Sculpture of an Obese Person (about 90 meters away); Serpent Columns (about 90 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Colonia Extremadura Insurgentes.
 
Also see . . .
1. Tláloc - an ancient deity in the pantheon of Mesoamerica. (Submitted on May 9, 2021, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.)
2. Castillo de Teayo. (Submitted on May 9, 2021, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.)
 
Tláloc from Castillo de Teayo, Veracruz image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, April 30, 2021
3. Tláloc from Castillo de Teayo, Veracruz
Nearby clock, the largest of its type in Mexico City image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, April 30, 2021
4. Nearby clock, the largest of its type in Mexico City
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 28, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 9, 2021, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 26 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 9, 2021, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.

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