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Citlal Colotl – The Scorpion Star

Citlal Colotl, or the Scorpion Constellation, is conventionally associated by Mesoamerican scholars with the modern constellation Scorpius. That association holds true in this work as well. However, the difference between…

The Astronomy of the Mexican Flag

The iconography of the Mexican flag- the eagle, serpent and nopal cactus, have their roots in pre-Columbian imagery, as is well-known. What is not so well-known understood is how this…

The Cloud Serpent, Mixcoatl

When Quetzalcoatl & Tezcatlipoca [Gemini] travel to Mictlan, they travel along the back of the Cloud Serpent/Road [Mixcoatl]. The Cloud Serpent/Road [Milky Way] leads the way to the Tamoanchan [Cygnus],…