Ceremonial Center

Some articles on ceremonial center, ceremonial centers:

History Of Bogotá - Pre-Colombian - Myths and Beliefs
... Chía was Zipa’s territory ceremonial center, a place destined to worship the Moon, while the Zaque’s ceremonial center was Sogamoso, where the Sun temple was located ... At Saquenzipa, ceremonial center near Villa de Leyva, some 25 large cylindrical columns aligned in the east-west direction stand from this place, on summer solstice day the sun rises ...
Mazatán, Chiapas
... During the Preclassic Mesoamerican ceremonial centers were established by various Mokaya, unicados in south and north of the town ... The ceremonial center San Carlos, was an important ceremonial center, which was the cause of the disappearance of the ceremonial center of the maximum time ...

Famous quotes containing the words center and/or ceremonial:

    Against the Word the unstilled world still whirled
    About the center of the silent Word.
    —T.S. (Thomas Stearns)

    The greatest honor that can be paid to the work of art, on its pedestal of ritual display, is to describe it with sensory completeness. We need a science of description.... Criticism is ceremonial revivification.
    Camille Paglia (b. 1947)