The Mayans civilization was developed by the Mayans and is known for its hieroglyphic script which is the only known fully developed writing system of the pre-Columbian Americas. The Mayan civilization is also noted for its art, architecture, mathematics, calendar, and astronomical system. Religion -The Mayan religion consisted of many aspects regarding nature, astronomy and rituals. Most gods represented a form of nature, including the sun god and maize god. Each day the Mayans worshipped a different god.
The Mayans were another major civilizations that worshipped several gods.The Mayans obtained a great number of cultural and religious characteristics. The mayans located in what is now known in modern days as Yucatan, Quintana Roo, Campeche, Tabasco, and Chiapas in mexico and southward through Guatemala, Belize, El Salvador and Honduras shows the article Mayan Civilization, by Joshua J. Mark, July 06,2012. The Mayans didn’t just occupied a vast amount of land but they also had great power and influencers around the sixth century A.D. The article of Mayan, by history, disputes that the Mayans were centered in one geographical block, this showed the Mayans remained secure by invasions by other mesoamerican villages or civilizations.
Africa has one of the most greatest cultures it was even said that “The earliest stages of human evolution began in Africa about seven million years ago.” Early African culture had many great cities and empires like the Kushite/Meroe empire (800B.C.E.-400C.E.). Even though this empire was influenced by Egypt, it developed its own culture, with unique art practices and a writing system. African groups had made contact with other cultures of course and because of this those cultures had influenced the African culture. The Axum empire (100-400 C.E.) had began when Arabic cultures infiltrated Ethiopia in northeast Africa by the seventh century B.C.E., the first Christians arrived from Syria in the fourth century C.E.
D Block Research Question: How does the agriculture, class structure and religion help the growth and poem of the Maya Empire? If the doomsday is coming upon us, what are we going to do? According to the Maya calendar, the end of the world would occur on December 21, 2012 — which luckily didn’t happen. The Maya, except for their advanced knowledge of mathematics and astronomy which allowed them to develop a complex calendar system, also made great achievements in agriculture, language and architecture. The Maya Empire was developed on the Yucatan Peninsula in the eastern part of Mesoamerica that included the modern-day southern Mexico, Belize, most of Guatemala, and part of Honduras and El Salvador.
Over the years, history has been manipulated for people to have a limited knowledge of the actual events. For Example the history of the indigenous people in Mesoamerica which has been misinterpreted with many myths portraying them as heartless and evil people. In reality these indigenous people were incredible and clever to the point that they build a “perfect empire” in what today is part of Mexico and Central America. The cultural and life integration was based on three essential processes worldmaking, worldcentering and worldrenewing. The indigenous were the first ones to arrive in Mexico.
Maize or corn was the staple of the Aztec Empire and it likely came into common use in Mexico (Moreno-Aguilar, 2013). Corn was used for numerous things, ground into flour, used for tortillas, tamales and even some drinks. Corn is used today in so many things that is really has changed the world all around. As the Aztec empire would grow they needed more and more land to produce the maize and also beans and squash. To do this they would have to conquer more land.
The team was thrilled to confirm not only the identity of the ancient culture existing on the island, but that the site specifically related to the story, because the ruins were of Knossos, the palace-city housing the labyrinth. After confirming that this was the palace of the legendary King Minos, Sir Arthur Evans named the civilization the “Minoans” in reference to the king. Further investigation of Knossos led the archeologists to discover that the Minoan culture boasted the presence of writing. In fact, the Minoans possessed the first instance of “Linear A” script in the world, found on clay tablets in the ruins of the palace store rooms. Most likely used exclusively for record keeping, the very existence of this script is significant because it was a missing link between the hieroglyphic language and Greek.
India is one of the first established civilizations in the world. Dating back from over 75,000 years ago, it started to create its own history from the first human beings on earth. Based in the Indus Valley(Harappan) Region, the first inhabitants developed essential skills they would later use for trade like handicrafts, metallurgy, and building. They also made agriculture their way of life because of the prosperous Indus River located in the heart of India. Historical timeline for this incredible civilization started early, they were able to establish themselves well before their first encounter with the Aryans(1500 B.C.).
According to Wikipedia Pupusas were first created centuries ago by Pipil tribes who inhabited El Salvador territory (Pupusa. N.d. In Wikipedia). In the article “historia de la pupusa salvadorena” Cooking implements for their preparation have been excavated in Joya De Ceren “El Salvador’s Pompeii “this is a native village that was buried by Asher from a volcano explosion. From Joya De Ceren Pipil expand the dish to every city in El Salvador.