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Old Jun 28, 2007, 12:10 PM   #1
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Here are some other shots of the wonderful ruins at Chitzen Itza.
I hope you enjoy them.






The Observatory.






Some sort of tribute to those that were sacrificed, I think. It's called the wall of skulls (Tzompantli)

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Old Jun 28, 2007, 3:49 PM   #2
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Some sort of tribute to those that were sacrificed, I think. It's called the wall of skulls (Tzompantli)
Human sacrifice wasan important religios ritefor the Maya,as you know! Ah, suppose you steppedinto an unseencorridor of timewhile shooting and wandering around:blah:

Well saturated interestingimagesas iffrom a film camera. #1 is also notable for its composition


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Old Jun 28, 2007, 5:20 PM   #3
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Nice shots, like bahadir good composition in the #1, good job
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Old Jun 29, 2007, 2:06 PM   #4
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Thank you both for your compliment. I agree, there is something pleasing about #1.
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Old Jul 1, 2007, 2:49 AM   #5
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More great shots of historical and photographic merit...................musket
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Old Jul 1, 2007, 10:26 AM   #6
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'Wall of skulls' sends a chill in me, did you see the newish Mel Gibson move about that part of america, most interesting when put with your shots, thanks for posting.
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