A huge pile of human skulls was found during excavations in the Mexican capital, New Mexico. The skulls are said to date back to about 50,000 years ago in the Aztec Empire. According to researchers, these people were sacrificed to build a huge tower in the Aztec Empire. This discovery received great attention around the world. Many of the world’s leading archaeologists are coming to Mexico to explore.
The tops of 11 people were found in the tower
The tower was discovered during an excavation project in Mexico City. Archaeologists have unearthed the remains of 11 victims of human sacrifice. The National Institute of Anthropology and History discovered that the tower was found in the old capital of the Aztec Empire. The remains of the tower include children, men and women.
Sacrifice to please the gods
According to archaeologist Raul Barrera, we cannot say how many of these were warriors, some of whom may have been imprisoned for sacrifice. Those people were killed as a gift from the gods. The barrel-like structure was found near Mexico City’s most famous museum and the Temple of Tempo Mayor, the imperial temple.
Found in the capital of the Aztec Empire
Today’s Mexico City is considered to be the capital of the Aztec Empire in ancient times. At the time, the city was known as Tenochtitlan. The tower of this skull has been found, the old remains of the human body have been found in large quantities before. Archaeologists have unearthed towers that were built between 1868686 and 1 1502.
There may be remnants of the POWs of the Spanish invasion in 1512
According to historians, when the city was invaded by the Spanish King Hern कोn Cortटेs in 1511, he built many such buildings. The bodies of the captured soldiers were found in those buildings. It is possible that these are the bodies of warriors and prisoners of war. The diameter of the tower where the human skull was found is about a meter.