Temple of the Sun, Pachacamac

Illustration

Mark Cartwright
by Steven Damron
published on 10 June 2016
Temple of the Sun, Pachacamac

The ruins of the huge adobe-brick platforms of the Temple of the Sun at the sacred Andean site of Pachacamac, south of Lima. The site was sacred to the creator god Pachacamac and hosted an oracle which was consulted by Andeans for two millennium.

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Damron, S. (2016, June 10). Temple of the Sun, Pachacamac. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/5196/

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Damron, Steven. "Temple of the Sun, Pachacamac." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified June 10, 2016. https://www.ancient.eu/image/5196/.

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Damron, Steven. "Temple of the Sun, Pachacamac." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 10 Jun 2016. Web. 13 Nov 2019.

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