Mayan or prehispanic ceremony? ¿What is the difference? / ¿Ceremonia maya o prehispánica? ¿Cuál es

Once mayan ceremonies weren’t so popular, but nowadays more and more people are interested in them. So how you should recognize a real mayan ceremony from a fake one? Are there really fake ceremonies? After 10 years of researching culture and tradition of Mexico, I can say that the way to represent it, depends on interpretation, knowledge and conscience of the people sharing the ceremonies. During spanish invasion most of books were burned and in the centuries afterwards all native cultures in Mexico were pushed to forget their traditions; it was forbidden for so much time to realize these ceremonies in public, or even to speak their native language, that each family, each community kept thi

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