The mysterious Mayan civilization continues to captivate our imaginations centuries after its disappearance. The Maya were an advanced society, with a highly-developed system of writing, sophisticated mathematics and astronomy, and impressive architecture. Their legacy has left us with a bounty of cultural artifacts and a wealth of insight into their lives.
In the new documentary Lost Civilizations: The Mayas, experts delve into the history of this ancient people. Viewers are invited on a journey to explore the secrets held by the ruins and monuments left behind by the Maya. Through archaeological evidence and interviews with experts in Maya culture, viewers get a glimpse into the rich traditions that were once part of everyday life for this ancient civilization.
From their mastery over complex mathematics to their elaborately decorated temples, the film highlights how much we can discover about this remarkable civilization from what remains today. Through interactive activities, viewers can experience firsthand how governments worked in the ancient cities of Tikal, Palenque, and Copan and marvel at sculptures depicting vivid scenes from Maya mythology still found in stone carvings throughout Central America.
Drawing on new research conducted in recent years, Lost Civilizations: The Mayas offers an in-depth look at how modern scientists have put together pieces of this puzzle to uncover more about these ancient people who made such lasting contributions to humanity’s development.
For anyone interested in discovering more about a mysterious yet influential people who lived centuries ago, this captivating documentary is a must-watch! With detailed insights into their achievements as well as stunning visuals of archaeological sites throughout Central America, Lost Civilizations: The Mayas brings us closer than ever before to one of mankind’s most fascinating civilizations.