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Maya Civilization: 9 Interesting Facts About Mayans

#2.They practiced human sacrifice as part of their religious ritual

They practiced human sacrifice as part of their religious ritual

The body of a person who would be a sacrificed is being painted with a blue color, and then the priest will perform the ritual. The heart will be taken while it is still beating. There are various reasons why they need to perform this ritual. These could be to please their gods for them to have a good weather, harvest, life.

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