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International Business Times
'Fake' Maya codex is actually the most ancient manuscript from the Americas ever discoveredWhile other manuscripts involve a wide range of gods, the Grolier is "stripped
'Fake' Maya codex is actually the most ancient manuscript from the Americas ever discovered
International Business Times / Posted 23 days ago
While other manuscripts involve a wide range of gods, the Grolier is "stripped down to fundamentals". Researchers say Venus calendars were important because it helped Maya people create ritual cycles based on astronomy. "In my view, it isn't a... Read more
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PhysOrg
13th century Maya codex, long shrouded in controversy, proves genuinelinked the perceived cycles of Venus to particular gods and believed that time
13th century Maya codex, long shrouded in controversy, proves genuine
PhysOrg / Posted 23 days ago
linked the perceived cycles of Venus to particular gods and believed that time was associated with deities. The Venus calendars counted the number of days that lapsed between one heliacal rising of Venus and the next, or days when Venus, the... Read more
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