Wednesday, October 3, 2012

Native Monster 2: The Aztec ur...Mictlantecuhtli

OK, there is no "Aztec Mummy" undead or otherwise outside of cinema.  Why?  Because the Aztecs didn't mummify anyone, or even bury them in any type of elaborate tomb, in the case prominent individuals.  They ritually practiced cremation, and that included even Emperors....but, that doesn't mean that they didn't have scary entities in their midst... So I give you Mictlantecuhtli:  Lord of the Land of the Dead!  For more click here, if you dare....

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