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n. Mythology
The tutelary deity of the Aztecs, worshiped as a god of the sun and of war.

[Nahuatl : huizilin, hummingbird + opochtli, left-hand side.]
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The legend tells the story of the Aztec god Huitzilopochtli, discovered in a cave by the Aztecs.
Fue inspirado por "el ardiente espiritu de los mexicanos emperadores desde Acamapich hasta Cuauhtemoc, a quien no tanto para llenar el numero de tableros cuanto por dignamente merecedor del elogio acompano Huitzilopochtli, que fue el que los condujo de su patria, hasta ahora incognita, a estas provincias que llamo la antiguedad Anahuac" (187).
In our parallel with the Aztecs, the banking cartel plays a role akin to that of the Aztec priests who supplied Huitzilopochtli with a steady diet of human victims.
On the other, it yields an Acosta always the writer semblable who sees his own silhouette in the Aztec warrior founder god Huitzilopochtli (p 11), speaks of himself as "Vato Numero Uno" (p13) and "singer of songs" (p 207), uses the court to give a parable history of Chicanismo with due allusion to Quetzacoatl, Moctezuma, Cortes and la Malinche through to 1848 and the "Anglo" appropriation of the southwest and its latterday aftermath, casts himself as first person and yet, alterity itself, third person participant in the Chicano Militant bombing of a Safeway store and Bank of America branch, and envisions himself as the carnal (brother/dude) edging into madness at the spies and fifth columnists, the delusions and betrayals, within Chicano activism.
In countries with a hot climate ravaged by deserts, the sun is often viewed as destructive and represented by cruel deities such as the Aztec Sun God Huitzilopochtli.
And despite an author's note that the Aztec language is not difficult to pronounce, the fact that we are introduced to the war god Huitzilopochtli, the rain god Tlaloc, traders known as Pochteca and a character called Monaimati all on page one will probably put a lot of people off.
Desta forma, vemos na imagem triádica dos deuses astecas: Quetzalcoatl (deus da sabedoria), Huitzilopochtli (deus da guerra) e Malintzi (a deusa virgem), respectivamente, Lucifer, Adão e Eva (na Mitologia hebráica), uma representação simbólica da luz do fogo e do ar.
Guided by a prophecy of their mythical god of sun and war, Huitzilopochtli, they settled at the site, near Lake Texcoco, where they came upon an eagle with outstretched wings perched on a cactus.
Is it not possible that the Spanish had a point when they beheld the sacrifices to Huitzilopochtli at the Great Temple, and were appalled?
They originated during colonial times, when indigenous people, each winter, celebrated the war god Huitzilopochtli.
Who today, he asked, worships Jupiter or Huitzilopochtli (who had 5,000 youths and maidens sacrificed to him just 500 years ago).
Mictlantecuhtli, go see why Huitzilopochtli and Quetzalcoatl are fighting; las milpas de aguacate no tienen agua porque Tlaloc trai pleito casado con el senor Cesar Chavez y--