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Los mayas adoraban a varios dioses así es una religíon politeísta.
Los principales Dioses Mayas :
• Hunab Kú: (Su nombre significa « un solo dios « ) Dios Creador. Era el principal dios maya, creador del mundo y de la humanidad a partir del maíz. Hunab Ku es el padre y el señor de todos los dioses.
• Itzamná: señor de los cielos, la noche y el día e hijo de Hunabkú. Ha inventado la escritura y el calendario maya
• Kukulkán: representaba al dios viento llamado también serpiente emplumada• Kinich Ahau: dios Sol, hijo de Itzamná • Ixchel: diosa de la Luna, las inundaciones, el embarazo, el tejido y esposa de Itzamná• Chac: dios de la lluvia que se divide en los 4 rumbos cardinales, este (rojo), norte (blanco), oeste (negro) y sur (amarillo)• Wakax Yol K’awil o Nal: dios del maíz o de la agricultura• Ah Puch,Kisin, Kimil, Yun cax o Hun Ahaw: dios de la muerte•Ixtab: diosa del suicidio• Ik: dios del viento• Kakupakat: dios de la guerra
Las pirámides son sus templos y los fieles asistían a las ceremonias al aire libre, abajo y al frente, de la pirámide-templo.
Vestimenta:
Debido a que una gran mayoría estaba dedicada a los trabajos de la tierra, el vestuario era sencillo y de carácter funcional: las mujeres usaban una falda denominada Huipil que llevaban con un manto en el torso. Asimismo, caben mencionar ciertas diferencias según la ubicación geográficas. Las mayas guatemaltecas usaban faldas largas y blusas con bordados brillantes y coloridos.
Para las zonas cálidas, los vestidos eran más livianos, sueltos, de color blanco y hasta las rodillas.
Los hombres vestían con una especie de pantalón llamado patí. De la misma manera, los habitantes de Guatemala se distinguían con preciosos ponchos bordados.

La lengua maya es una lengua amerindia derivada del tronco mayense, que se habla principalmente en los estados mexicanos peninsulares de Yucatán, Campeche y…...

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