I have recently updated the Digistory blog with a story on the Aztec God Tezcatlipoca. I am constantly on the trawl for these stories as they are difficult to find in English. I found these and other stories written by Lorna Dills . Her website is really interesting particularly as she suggests lesson plans for primary scholl children researching the… Continue
Added by Virginia Cano on January 16, 2009 at 12:00pm —
Ancient mythology fascinates me. I have just finished translating a story from Toltec mythology about the way by which ancient Mexicans developed chocolatl, or chocolate in Nahuatl. The story speaks about how the god of the Morning Star, Quetzalcoatl, stole the cacao plant from the gods, to give it to the Toltecs, so that mere humans could also enjoy the drink reserved to the gods....