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Description

Jayne Constantinis visits a real sacrificial pyramid, whilst explaining the story behind the Aztec sun god, Huitzilopochtli. A re-enactment of the story is shown as the reporter visits the real pyramid, exploring inside and sharing some genuine artefacts.
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First broadcast:
25 September 2007

Classroom Ideas

What other Aztec myths can pupils research on the internet? Why do we not make sacrifices now? Was it right for the Aztecs to make sacrifices?

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