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8 edition of Mayan Equinox found in the catalog.

Mayan Equinox

by Keith Jones

  • 164 Want to read
  • 2 Currently reading

Published by Salvo Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Crime & mystery,
  • General & Literary Fiction,
  • Mystery & Detective - General,
  • Suspense,
  • Americans,
  • Fiction / Mystery & Detective / General,
  • Fiction-Suspense,
  • Murder,
  • Fiction - Mystery/ Detective

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages228
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8799463M
    ISBN 101930486618
    ISBN 109781930486614
    OCLC/WorldCa71153273

      A MAYAN EQUINOX AND OTHER HEAVENLY EXPERIENCES. was done in preparation for beginning a new book series in the coming months on the rise and decline of the high Mayan civilizations. With the help of excellent local expert guides I was able to begin to grasp much of the continuity of past and present Mayan cultural context and connections. On Septem the day of the fall Equinox, the Pyramid of Kukulcan or El Castillo that dominates the Great Plaza at Chichen Itza, reveals its secret. In ancient times, it was a solar clock and calendar marking the passage of the seasons.

    Chichen Itza Tours. A vacation in Cancun or the Riviera Maya is not complete until you take a tour to Chichen Itza. The magnificent Mayan ruins of Yucatán are considered a World Heritage Site by Unesco and this is one of the most visited tourist sites in all of Mexico. At Chichen Itza, during the spring and fall equinoxes — this pyramid dedicated to Kukulcán (or Quetzalcoatl) serves as a visual symbol of the day and night. On every equinox, the sun of the late afternoon creates the illusion of a snake creeping slowly down the northern staircase.

      Chichen Itza was founded about the sixth century, presumably by the Mayan people of the Yucatán Peninsula. However, there is evidence of a 10th century invasion by foreigners, probably also Mayan speakers but with a strong influence of the Tolteca of central Mexico. Keep reading to know what to expect about Chichen Itza Equinox Mayan Equinox in the Kukulkan Pyramid in Chichen Itza. This phenomenon called Equinox can be observed twice a year at sunset, on March 21 and September 21 (and the two days before and after these dates), the building is the scene of the equinoctial phenomenon called “light and shadow”.. Shadow on the Kukulkan Pyramid in the Equinox. During these days, the sun projects seven triangles of.


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Mayan Equinox is a debut mystery novel written by Keith Jones, and published by Salvo Press. The Mayan Equinox book, with its setting usually in Mexican tourist resorts or the Mayan ruins, is well written but not remarkable. The book's plot centers on the end of the Mayan calendars in December of /5(4).

Mayan Equinox book. Read 6 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. According to several Maya calendars, time will end on Decem /5(6). The Mayas: The Equinox and the Solstice.

19 September, The equinox was unique because on that day, in March and September, night and day are equal. Jeanine Kitchel is the author of Maya Revealed, Demystifying the Prophecy, available in paperback or e-book fromiTunes and Nook. MAYAN EQUINOX. Price. Price. Book Now.

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The unbelievable energy of the 4/5(1). Mayan Equinox by Keith Jones. According to several Maya calendars, time will end on Decem Stuart Everly discovers that if he performs human sacrifices at ancient Maya sites in Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula, the location of a valuable key to extend time beyond that date will be revealed.

Mayan Equinox by novelist Keith Jones is the deftly crafted story of Russel Palmer, a Los Angeles-based professor whose field of study specialized in Central American Civilizations, and his pursuit to end the murders and human sacrifices based on Mayan calendars.5/5(3).

The rare event is the most dramatic display of the Mayan’s astronomical knowledge and has a year time window—from to The Spring Equinox is taking place on March 20th, and the Autumn Equinox on September 23rd.

_____ About the Author. Pamela Acosta is a Mexican travel photographer and writer for Yucatan Holidays. She is. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Mayan Equinox at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users/5(4). Maya codices (singular codex) are folding books written by the pre-Columbian Maya civilization in Maya hieroglyphic script on Mesoamerican bark folding books are the products of professional scribes working under the patronage of deities such as the Tonsured Maize God and the Howler Monkey of the codices were destroyed by conquistadors and Catholic priests in the 16th century.

Welcome the Equinox and Learn about Mayan Calendar written by Social Media Every year on March 21st or 22nd, multitudes of tourists visit the ancient ruins of Chichen Itza, on the outskirts of Cancun, to catch sight of the magnificent astronomical calculations that were measured using a combination of three amazingly accurate Mayan calendars.

Book now. Celebrate Spring Equinox Mayan-Style. Ma Sandos Hotels. Celebrate Spring. This is your chance to celebrate Spring Equinox alongside the Mayans of the Yucatan Peninsula. The Mayan culture thrived in its studies of the stars and skies, using the changing seasons and celestial bodies to design pyramids and create.

The Maya - a powerful pre-Colombian civilization who reached their cultural zenith around A.D. before falling into steep decline - were literate and had books, written in a complex language including pictograms, glyphs, and phonetic representations.

A Maya book is referred to as a codex (plural: codices).The codices were painted onto a paper made of bark from the fig tree and. Read "Mayan Equinox" by Keith Jones available from Rakuten Kobo. According to several Maya calendars, time will end on Decem Stuart Everly discovers that if he performs hum Brand: Salvo Press.

The therapy. On arrival at the rancho-sanctuary, Abuelo Antonio will receive you with a warm welcome and fresh juice to make you feel at home. You will be invited to walk around the property to make the connection with the sacred place before going to the “Soul Clinic”, a traditional and simple Mayan construction where the ceremony will happen.

Description. The Spring Equinox in Chichen Itza is one of the most impressive Light and Shadow phenomena of the Mayan Culture, every year, on March 21 when the afternoon arrives, a projection of sunshade is seen winding on the steps of El Castillo: the Great Mayan Calendar, the shadow as the minutes pass descends until it reaches the snake-shaped head located in the lower part of the.

According to several Maya calendars, time will end on Decem Stuart Everly discovers that if he performs human sacrifices at ancient Maya sites in Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula, the location of a valuable key to extend time beyond that date will be revealed.

He must consummate the first offering under the full moon on a Mayan equinox. Mayan Equinox by Keith Jones - According to several Maya calendars, time will end on Decem Stuart Everly discovers that if he performs human Released on: J   Mayan Equinox Keith Jones Salvo Press PO BoxBeaverton, OR $ Mayan Equinox by novelist Keith Jones is the deftly crafted story of Russel Palmer, a Los Angeles-based professor whose field of study specialized in Central American Civilizations, and his pursuit to end the murders and human sacrifices based on Mayan.

Favorite fiction books written on a Mayan theme that have some or all portions of the story set in ancient Maya times. Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book.

The Paperback of the Mayan Equinox by Keith Jones at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more! Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Russell Palmer's adventure in the Yucatan Peninsula continues as he strives to recover the valuable Mayan Key to extend time beyond Decem Publish your book with B&:   The Magic of the Spring Equinox at Chichen Itza.

Magical Mayan City. Chichen Itza is an UNESCO World Heritage site surrounded by the lush jungle of the Yucatan peninsula. Historians name Chichen Itza as the most important Mayan capital city during the Classic Period.

Book a Tour or Explore on Your Own. There are several tour operators.Ancient Mayan architects may have honored the equinoxes in the design the enormous stone pyramid nicknamed "El Castillo" at Chichen-Itza, Mexico. Every equinox, the light of the sun casts shadows down the steps of the pyramid, making it look like a slithering serpent.

"El Castillo" is a temple honoring the serpent god Kukulcan.