The Major Gods of Ancient Yucatan / Edition 1

The Major Gods of Ancient Yucatan / Edition 1

by Karl A. Taube
     
 

ISBN-10: 0884022048

ISBN-13: 9780884022046

Pub. Date: 01/28/1992

Publisher: Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780884022046
Publisher:
Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection
Publication date:
01/28/1992
Series:
Dumbarton Oaks Pre-Columbian Art and Archaeology Studies Series, #32
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
168
Product dimensions:
7.70(w) x 10.40(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
List of Figures
1Introduction
Primary Sources for the Study of Post-Classic Maya Gods1
The Study of Post-Classic Maya Gods5
The Presence of Gods in Ancient Maya Religion7
Ancient Maya Writing and Language9
2The Schellhas God List
Introduction11
Gods A and A'11
God B17
God C27
God D31
God E41
God F50
God G50
Gods H and CH56
Goddess I64
God K69
God L79
God M88
God N92
Goddess O99
God Q105
God R112
God S115
3Foreign Gods of Post-Classic Mexico
Introduction120
Tlahuizcalpantecuhtli120
Xipe Totec121
Tlazolteotl122
Huehueteotl and Xiuhtecuhtli125
The Two-Horned God128
The Tlaltecuhtli Earth Deity128
Tlaloc131
Quetzalcoatl136
Tonatiuh140
Conclusions144
Table: Summary of Attributes and Associations of Deities Appearing in the Revised Schellhas God List148
Bibliography150

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