Sacrifice in the Mayan empire
They sacrifice animals in festivals .
Not only humans were sacrifice animals were also sacrifice.
They took the hearths out of the people.
Sacrifice was a religious activity.
Festivals and rituals were in calendars and they had animal sacrifice in most of them.
They also sacrificed childrens.
They didn't know why the sacrificing took place.
They put the humans also in places with water because they sacrifice them for the rain god.
Bloodletting was usually performed in public by religious or political leaders piercing a soft body part.
Animal sacrifice and bloodletting was a commond feature in Mayan festivals and regular rituals.