This storyboard does not have a description.
Gods create life though sacrificing themselves daily by spilling their own blood
The people wanted to pay the gods back, the Aztecs build huge temples to worship them.
To further the gods back, the Aztecs regularly raid and capture tribespeople from neighbouring areas
The captured warriors are sacrificed at the top of the temples by have their still beating hearts removed from there chests
The hearts and blood offerings are cooked - the "essence" of the offering makes it way to the gods
Refreshed with new life - force from the sacrifice, the gods can continue to make life.
Explore Our Articles and Examples
Try Our Other Websites!
Photos for Class
– Search for School-Safe, Creative Commons Photos (It Even Cites for You!
– Easily Make and Share Great-Looking Rubrics
– Create Custom Nursery Art