The Ball Court Temple at Chichen Itza

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Joshua J. Mark
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published on 06 July 2012
The Ball Court Temple at Chichen Itza

This small building sits high above the great Ball Court at Chichen Itza and has been identified as a temple from which the priests and royalty would watch the game of Pok-a-Tok played below them.


About the Author

Joshua J. Mark
A freelance writer and former part-time Professor of Philosophy at Marist College, New York, Joshua J. Mark has lived in Greece and Germany and traveled through Egypt. He has taught history, writing, literature, and philosophy at the college level.

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Mark, J. J. (2012, July 06). The Ball Court Temple at Chichen Itza. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/744/

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Mark, Joshua J. "The Ball Court Temple at Chichen Itza." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified July 06, 2012. https://www.ancient.eu/image/744/.

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Mark, Joshua J. "The Ball Court Temple at Chichen Itza." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 06 Jul 2012. Web. 22 Jul 2019.

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