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Archaeologists in Mexico Have Discovered an Ancient Temple Where Priests Sacrificed Victims to the ‘Flayed Lord’

Archaeologists in Mexico have discovered the first known site dedicated to Xipe Tótec, a pre-Hispanic fertility god known as the “Flayed Lord.” Xipe is typically shown as a skinned human corpse, referencing the bloody ritual sacrifices made to the god by priests who flayed prisoners or slaves … Read entire story.

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