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The Maya ruins located at Copan in western Honduras are best known for their remarkable series of “portrait stelae” These stelea and highly sculptured decorations of these buildings are indeed some of the very finest surviving art of ancient MesoAmerica.

Gurmukhi is the most common script used for writing the Punjabi language in India. An abugida derived from the Laṇḍā script and ultimately descended from Brahmi, Gurmukhi was standardised by the second Sikh guru, Guru Angad, in the 16th century. The whole of the Guru Granth Sahib's 1430 pages are written in this script. The name Gurmukhi is derived from the Old Punjabi term "gurumukhī", meaning "from the mouth of the Guru".

This is a picture showing Gurmukhi, which is the most common script used for writing the Punjabi language in India. The name Gurmukhi is derived from the Old Punjabi term "gurumukhī", meaning "from the mouth of the Guru".

Codice Vindobonnese,esta en Viena y ha sido junto con el penacho de Moctezuma,motivo de controversia entre Mexico y Austria.

Codice Vindobonnese,esta en Viena y ha sido junto con el penacho de Moctezuma,motivo de controversia entre Mexico y Austria.

The ancient Mayan city of Palenque, with its superb jungle setting and exquisite architecture and decoration, is one of the marvels of Mexico ... [First] occupied around 100 BC

The ancient Mayan city of Palenque, with its superb jungle setting and exquisite architecture and decoration, is one of the marvels of Mexico . [First] occupied around 100 BC

Long-Disputed Maya Manuscript Turns Out To Be The Real Deal. The Groler codex has been authenticated as the oldest surviving book in the New World.

Long-Disputed Maya Manuscript Turns Out To Be The Real Deal

Scholars of pre-Columbian history have been trying to decipher something called the Grolier Codex ever since it was discovered by looters in a cave in Chiapas, Mexico back in the

A picture taken from the Codex Mendoza,  created by native scribes for the Spanish in 1541-1542,  showing a ritual Aztec sacrifice.

English: Aztec ritual human sacrifice portrayed in the page 141 (folio of the Codex Magliabechiano.

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Teotihuacan, Mexico - (detail of tserpents on temple) Temple of the Feathered Serpent is the modern-day name for the third largest pyramid at Teotihuacan, a pre-Columbian site in central Mexico.

Container depicting man in jaguar headdress earthenware Early Classic Maya 400-600 CE

Container depicting man in jaguar headdress earthenware Early Classic Maya CE by mharrsch

Mayan makeup and hair pt1

fashion female women hairstyle maya headdress indigenous mayan sombrero headwear jaina Mesoamerica historical fashion tikal headgear stela Calakmul Indigenous fashion Classic Period el peru yaxchilan lady ok ayin Non-Western Historical Fashion

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