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Batman Existed in Mesoamerican Mythology and His Name Was Camazotz

Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

- 26 days ago -
Camazotz, (meaning death bat in the KʼicheâEUR(TM) Mayan language of Guatemala) originated deep in Mesoamerican mythology as a dangerous cave dwelling bat creature. A cult following for the creature began amongst the Zapotec Indians of Oaxaca....


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Leo Custer (312)
Thursday May 23, 2019, 12:13 pm
Thank you for sharing!

Doris F (19)
Thursday May 23, 2019, 12:19 pm
Very interesting, tyfs Marty

Animae C (509)
Thursday May 23, 2019, 5:34 pm
WOW Desmodus Draculae!!! Scary!

i wonder if the makers of modern Batman got their ideas from Zapotec's!!

TY Marty

Peggy B (43)
Thursday May 23, 2019, 8:29 pm

Angelflowers D (1)
Tuesday May 28, 2019, 3:04 pm
Always something new to learn!!☺️

Melania P (123)
Monday June 10, 2019, 10:50 am
How cool!
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