Site in development-WordPress Template. Using thorns to prick the skin and draw blood to place on ribbons to burn, was an ancient ritual in Mesoamerica. Similar to Christians and Muslims using [...]
Ometeoitl in Images [...]
Prayer of the Priests and the People There is no separateness – God is one. All that is manifest and all that is void - is one. There is no up or down, no right or left, no white or black- [...]
All movement all that exists is Ometeotl. [...]
These words are from the ancient poetry of MesoAmerica.
See Ometeotl in the Mountains and frost on the window.
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Miguel León-Portilla This is a brief write up I found on the internet about Miguel LeonPortilla, one of the most famous authorities on Nahua history, literature and philosophy. I hope to do a write up in the future giving Miguel Lions Portilla’s views on Nahua philosophy. Miguel León-Portilla (b. 1926) is recognized worldwide as the leading authority on Aztec (Nahua) […]Read more ›
This is a scholarly review of Nahua Philosophy written by Prof. James Maffie. I thought it was a really good review. My thanks to Prof. James Maffie for the extrodinary time and effort to write such a paper. Many thanks! Table of Contents Introduction Who were the Axtecs and Nahua People. Sources for Studying Nahua Thought The Approach of This […]Read more ›
Mythology and legends of the Nahua people: The creation of the universe This is a write up I found on the internet. It is a good review on some of the creation myths of the New World. The earliest written history in the New World is in the form of Codices, pictographic records that the Ancient Americans used to record […]Read more ›
From The Codexes of Mesoamerica. Ometeotl Divine Dualality of a Singular Reality. Supreme Being. Tloque Nahuaque. God of the near and close. God of the near and inseparable. Moyocoyani. The self created being. Quetzalcoatl Ancient God of human creation. Also name of priests. Ipalnemohuani. The one for whom we live. Ehecapiltontli Grandfather named One Reed (Calendar Name) Sun of the […]Read more ›
Yes, and at times you will be called upon to find the new Feathered Serpent, the leader of our order. Find that one who is pure of heart and wise in all things of our order. Look to those who spend their days studying the black and the red, the ancient books of our order. He who is friendly to […]Read more ›
At times, other men and women will ask to be seekers of truth, followers of our lord and lady. Receive all without regard to their families, titles or riches. His name or her name is not important. Know that even the most humble and poorest amongst you, may one day lead you. And he who has lived a life of […]Read more ›
You are the ones who have chosen the way of the sacred. I have done my best to teach you the ancient knowledge of our people. You are now ready to give witness to the truth of our lives. Go forth now, to each mountains and village. Scatter yourselves to the four directions and teach the truth and give light […]Read more ›
Tell the children to watch and follow the example of those who are prudent and good in their behavior, yet joyful and serene, when about their daily lives. Teach the children to watch and get close to those who are good examples, men and women who are honorable and respected in their community. They are the torches, the mirrors of […]Read more ›