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Mayans sacrificed twin boys at Chichén Itzá, grisly study finds

Posted on AllSides June 12th, 2024
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Today, the ruined city of Chichén Itzá in Mexico is a major tourist attraction, drawing around two million people from around the world each year. Chichén Itzá's stunning ancient buildings – including the famous El Castillo pyramid, nearly 100 feet tall – are a testament to the skill of the Mayan people. But the former city hides a gruesome secret, for the Mayans engaged in brutal ritual killings of children to appease the gods around 1,000 years ago. A new study of skeletal remains found at the site has revealed...

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