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Stela A

This is Stela A at Quirigua which was dedicated by Cauak Sky in 775AD. It plays a crucial role in our understanding of the Maya calender and their religion, as it is one of a trio of stones designed to commemorate the Mayan Creation Myth.

Read the article about The Maya Creation Stones to find out more…

© Robin Heyworth – Photo taken 3rd February 2002

Stela A at Quirigua