The Mayan Calendar

The Maya is a Mesoamerican civilization, famous for the only known fully developed written language of the pre-Columbian Americas, as well as for its art, architecture, and mathematical and astronomical systems. The Mayans are also noted for the renowned Mayan calendar. However, on contrary to people’s beliefs, the Maya didn’t invent the calendar, which was … Read more

The Collapse Of Mayas And Of Their Civilization

The Mayas were a Mesoamerican civilization known for their written language, for their culture and for their mathematical skills. Maya people established their settlements in approximately 2000 BC. That year, the Pre-Classic Maya period begun and lasted until AD 250. The Classic period of Maya lasted from 250 until 900 and in 900 began the … Read more