The researchers conducted an expedition to Yucatan in Southeast Mexico, have discovered the Ceremonial center of the ancient Maya. About the new opening of the National Institute of anthropology and history said Wednesday, December 6, the Agency Quadratin.
As the representatives of the National Institute of anthropology and history of Mexico, the age of the center, found in a cave in the municipality of Valladolid, presumably, is not less than 2,3 thousand years.
It is known that, in its territory were found three buildings, but the important thing is that they were erected long before the Spanish colonization.
Note, colonization began with the discovery by Spanish Navigator Columbus first Islands in the Caribbean in 1492 that the Spaniards were considered part of Asia. Lasted in different regions in different ways.
Also, archaeologists said that the two buildings of the center in contact with the cave, the third is above it. Scientists believe that they may rest members of the nobility of the Maya. It will find a scientist in the future.
Also found five graves. According to preliminary data scientists, there lie those who represented the privileged class of the Maya. Discovered complex was considered for the Maya sacred space.
The Mayan civilization flourished in the years 300-900 ad, and by the time of the discovery of America was in decline. Its towns and villages were in the territory of such contemporary countries as Belize, Honduras, Guatemala, El Salvador and Mexico.
The ceremonial centre of this architectural complex, which is different from the village or even the city that it is fully or partially consists of buildings for religious or administrative purposes.
This pattern of settlement was common in parts of the New world.
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