MesoAmericas

Mesoamerican Ballgame

1,300-year-old Belizean Stone Panels Depicting Mayan Ballplayers Two 1,300-year-old stone panels show Mayans playing with nine-handspan balls while carrying fancy fans. The panels were discovered at the archaeological site of Tipan Chen Uitz in Belize in 2015, dating from about 700 AD. They are the first panels relating to ballplayers found in Belize. The images …

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Books MesoAmericas

The Book of the People: Popol Vuh

This book is now available in MesoAmericas.com Book Collection. To visit and read go to: http://www.mesoamericas.com/books/PolopVuh001.php This book, written shortly after the Spanish Conquest by a Quiché Indian who had learned to read and write Spanish, is generally known as the Popol Vuh, Popol Buj, Book of the Council, Book of the Community, the Sacred …

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