Photographer's Note

Passage inside the Cholula Piramide

This archaeological vestige is conformed by several pyramids that were encimadas one after others during six centuries in a basement 450 side meters with a height of 65; twice bigger than the pyramid of the Sun in Teotihuacan, and bigger four times in volume that that of Keops, in Egypt. According to the history and the studies it was built in honor god of the denominated rain Chiconahui Quiáhuitl and it is said that when Cortés arrived in Cholula this vestige it was already hidden.

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  • Copyright: David Gary (dgt) (27)
  • Genre: Places
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2002-00-00
  • Categories: Architecture
  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2006-07-29 5:15
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