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9 Horrors Of Aztec Ritual Human Sacrifice

Human sacrifice was a religious practice of the pre-Columbian Aztec civilization, as well as other Mesoamerican civilizations such as the Maya and the Zapotec. The extent of the practice is debated by modern scholars.One hundred years before its fall, the Aztec Empire went through an incredible change. The emperor's son, Tlacaelel, declared that the god…

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9 Mythical Monsters You May Not Have Known About

Over the years, we have been entranced, baffled, tantalized and even shocked by the monsters of well known mythologies. Fortunately, the list of legendary beasts and creatures hasn’t run out of potential candidates, So let us talk about nine mythical monsters that have still not been able to take the center stage in pop-culture, in…

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9 Interesting Facts About The Centaurs

Centaurs are half-human, half-horse creatures in Greek mythology. They have the body of a horse and the torso, head and arms of a man. They were considered to be the children of Ixion, king of the Lapiths, and Nephele, a cloud made in the image of Hera. But a more popular theory is that they…

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