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The Aztec Civilization

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The Aztec Civilization dates back from 1427 all the way to 1521, about 94 years. The Aztecs were a very great, imaginative and they invented many new technologies and activities. There were activities that the Aztec nation did and they also have a very rich and captivating history that still impresses people around the world until this day.The Aztecs culture was filled with inspiration and refinement. Firstly they made very interesting art, poetry and architecture. Furthermore, the Aztecs had also developed many different type of technologies that we used today, such as the calendar systems, mathematical systems and even the form of astronomy. Moreover, games and sports were also important to the Aztecs culture. The Aztec’s entertainment and…show more content…
The Aztecs had many sports and games. There were games for children, adults, nobles and commoners. As the Aztecs are very religious people, their games usually have a religious significance. Some games would be because of beliefs and other times it would be part of a ritual. One of the most played and important games would be the ball game which was called “Ullamaliztli”. Ullamaliztli was a game about two teams who had to try and get the bouncy rubber ball from one end to the opposite end, without crossing the centre line, it which was like a combination of dodgeball and rugby except you don’t smack each other in the face. Other ways to score were gradually introduced, like hitting market stones, hitting the ball through stone rings on the walls. In addition, human sacrifices was closely linked to the game because skull racks could be usually found very close to the ballcourts. Therefore sport and games played a huge role in the Aztec’s life both religiously and to keep people active.

In conclusion, the Aztec civilization were one of the most complicated and advanced civilization in the ancient times. The Aztecs were a very great, imaginative and they invented many new technologies, entertainments and sports. There were activities that the Aztec nation did and they also have a very rich and captivating history that still impresses people around the world until this day. Furthermore, many technologies and creation that they created were brought to today modern day world. Therefore the Aztecs were inspirational, creative and excellent
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