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#108817 - 09/29/05 07:41 PM POPOL VUH: THE MAYAN BOOK OF THE DAWN OF LIFE  
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sorry i'm such a history freak :>

translated by Dennis Tedlock with commentary

based on the ancient knowledge of the modern Quiche Maya


http://www.uwec.edu/greider/Indigenous/Popol_Vuh/Popol%20Vuh.htm

#108818 - 09/29/05 08:14 PM Re: POPOL VUH: THE MAYAN BOOK OF THE DAWN OF LIFE  
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Very cool, always wanted to read it!

#108819 - 09/29/05 08:42 PM Re: POPOL VUH: THE MAYAN BOOK OF THE DAWN OF LIFE  
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from a friend...

If you love the Popol Vuh, you might enjoy reading Maya Cosmos by David Freidel, Linda Schele and Joy Parker where they tie the Popol Vuh stories to the stars in the sky.

#108820 - 09/29/05 08:46 PM Re: POPOL VUH: THE MAYAN BOOK OF THE DAWN OF LIFE  
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WOW! This blows my mind...I bow to you..How do I say thank you.

#108821 - 09/30/05 04:41 PM Re: POPOL VUH: THE MAYAN BOOK OF THE DAWN OF LIFE  
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I'm a history buff too, and the ancient Mayan culture has always interested me. Mel Gibson is supposedly filming a movie in the Yucatan near the city of Merida, { which is one of my favorite city in the world ! } about the Yucatecos Mayans in their golden age. The film will be done in a Mayan dialect, which subtitles. siempre con saludos, mel s.


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#108822 - 10/01/05 03:04 AM Re: POPOL VUH: THE MAYAN BOOK OF THE DAWN OF LIFE  
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mmmmmm. that sounds yummy...

#108823 - 10/01/05 12:00 PM Re: POPOL VUH: THE MAYAN BOOK OF THE DAWN OF LIFE  
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The film will be called "Apocalypto". It will be set in the year 1500 ad. It is supposed to released in summer 2006. .........ms


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#108824 - 10/05/05 01:56 PM Re: POPOL VUH: THE MAYAN BOOK OF THE DAWN OF LIFE  
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You may find this interesting then.


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A while back I posted asking about the meaning of Maya on behalf of my partner.

Since then, my partner has gone off and done some research, contacting a number of people in the field. They responded enthusiastically as not many people had asked this question before and as a result they have written a definition of Maya that is available on line. It is not definitive, but is very interesting.

http://www.mesoweb.com/encyc/index....=&passexact=y&id2=2&expert=y


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